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Seated Yucatán Woman, 1973

Francisco Zúñiga, Mexican, b. San José, Costa Rica, 1912–1998

Bronze, 41 1/2 × 35 3/8 × 44 3/8 in. (104.9 × 89.7 × 112.7 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1976

Accession Number: 76.93

Provenance:
Galería Tasende, Acapulco, Mexico, to 5 October 1974
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York and Washington, DC, 5 October 1974-12 May 1976
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1976

Exhibition History:
GALERIA TASENDE, Acapulco, Mexico. "Francisco Zúñiga," fall 1973.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Acquisitions: 1974-1977," 25 March-24 July 1977, unnumbered checklist.

Published References:
UNSIGNED. Advertisement for "Francisco Zúñiga: Bronzes, Marbles, Drawings, Lithographs," Art in America 61 (no. 6), November-December 1973, ill. p. 14.
ZÚÑIGA, FRANCISCO AND JACQUES LASSAIGNE. Francisco Zúñiga: Sculpture, Drawings, Lithographs (New York: Brewster Editions, 1982), no. 45, ill. p. 63 [as "Seated Juchiteca"].
FLETCHER, VALERIE J. A Garden for Art: Outdoor Sculpture at the Hirshhorn Museum (Washington, DC: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, in association with Thames and Hudson, 1998), no. 30, ill. p. 59 [as "Seated Yucatán Woman"].

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden (Washington, DC), Garden