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Artist:
Fernando Botero, Colombian, b. Medellín, 1932  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
91 1/4 x 102 3/8 in. (231.7 x 259.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1961
Provenance:
Gres Gallery, Washington, D.C., to 6 February 1962
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 6 February 1962-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Fernando Botero, 20 December 1979-10 February 1980, no. 13, p. 56.
SEIBU MUSEUM OF ART, Tokyo. Botero, 26 June-30 September 1981.
ORGANIZATION OF AMERICAN STATES, MUSEUM OF MODERN ART OF LATIN AMERICA, Washington, DC. Five Columbian Masters, 2-30 April 1985.
KUNSTHALLE DER HYPO-KULTURSTIFTUNG, Munich. Fernando Botero, 4 July-7 September 1986, no. 3, ill. Tour: KUNSTHALLE, Bremen, 11 January-1 March 1987; SCHIRN KUNSTHALLE FRANKFURT, Frankfurt, 12 March-10 May.
CENTRO DE ARTE REINA SOFIA, Madrid. Fernando Botero, June-August 1987 (extended to September), no. 3, ill.
MUSEO D'ARTE MODERNA, Lugano, Switzerland. Fernando Botero, 1 August-12 October 1997, p. 49, ill.
Published References:
VARGAS LLOSA, MARIO. "Un Latinoamericano entre los Clasicos," Diario 16 (21 June 1987): ill. p. 9.
TRABA, MARTA. Arte de America Latina: 1900-1980. (Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo, 1994): ill. p. 115.
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.590
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School:
Hispanic Contemporary
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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