28 - 29 May 2009
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF NORMAN H. LEE, CBE, BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA
Francisco Zúñiga (Costa Rican/Mexican 1912-1998)
Desnudo sentado con las manos entrelazadas
signed and dated 'ZUÑIGA 1967' (on the lower back)
17 x 15 x 13 in. (43.2 x 38.1 x 33 cm.)
Executed in 1967.
Acquired directly from the artist (1967).
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This work is sold with the original bill of sale and related correspondence.
We are grateful to Mr. Ariel Zúñiga for his assistance in confirming the authenticity of this work; to be included in the forthcoming Volume V of the Catalogue Raisonné scheduled for publication in 2010-2011.
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