Francisco Zúñiga - 20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale - Morning Session New York Thursday, November 18, 2021 | Phillips
  • Provenance

    Galería Tasende, Acapulco
    Orr's Gallery, San Diego
    Private Collection
    Sotheby's, New York, November 18, 2008, lot 58
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner

  • Exhibited

    San Diego, Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego; Phoenix Art Museum, Francisco Zúñiga, An Exhibition of Drawings and Sculpture, September 11, 1971–February 27, 1972, no. 37, pp. 30, 43 (another cast exhibited and illustrated, p. 43)
    Syracuse, Everson Museum of Art; Lincoln, Massachusetts, De Cordova and Dana Museum, Francisco Zúñiga: An Exhibition of Sculpture and Drawing, April 23–June 19, 1977, no. 9, p. 17 (another cast exhibited)

  • Literature

    Carlos Francisco Echeverría, Francisco Zúñiga, Mexico City, 1980, no. 169–170, pp. 161–163, (another cast illustrated)
    Francisco Zúñiga, Sculpture/Drawings, exh. cat., Galerie Levy, Hamburg, October 5, 1981, p. 9 (another cast illustrated)
    Jacques Lassaigne, Francisco Zúñiga: Sculpture, Drawings, Lithographs, New York, 1982, p. 49 (another cast illustrated)
    Marcel Paquet, Zúñiga: la Abstracción Sensible, Mexico City, 1989, no. 26, p. 74 (another cast illustrated)
    Fundación Zúñiga, Francisco Zúñiga, Catalogue Raisonné, vol. I, Mexico City, 1999, no. 440, p. 275 (another cast illustrated)

Property from a Prominent American Collection


Soledad Sentada

incised with the artist's signature, foundry and date "ZUÑIGA 1971 FUND MOISES DEL AGUILA" lower left of left side
32 1/2 x 28 x 39 in. (82.6 x 71.1 x 99.1 cm)
Conceived in 1965 and cast in 1971 by the Fundición Moisés del Aguila, Mexico, this work is from an edition of 3 plus 1 zero cast.

This work is accompanied by a photo-certificate of authenticity issued by Galería Tasende and dated July 12, 2008.

$150,000 - 200,000 

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20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale - Morning Session

New York Auction 18 November 2021