Charles Ratton (Charles A. Ratton), Non-Indian, 1895-1986 Search this
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957 Search this
Modeled, appliquéd, perforated, painted
28.5 x 33 x 71 cm
Near Mitla; Mitla; San Pablo Villa de Mitla Municipality, Tlacolula District, Valles Centrales Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Valley of Oaxaca
Said to have been collected in 1845 by the French consul at Oaxaca, a Monsieur Martin; purchased by French antiquities collector Eugene Boban (1834-1908) in 1870; sold to French antiquities collector Eugene Goupil (1831-1896) circa 1888; acquired by collector and dealer Charles Ratton (1895-1986) at an unknown date; purchased by George Heye in 1937 from the Galerie Charles Ratton (Paris, France), operated by art dealer and collector Charles Ratton (1895-1986).