Zapata

1931

David Alfaro Siqueiros, Mexican, b. Chihuahua, 1896–1974

Oil on canvas, 53 1/4 x 41 5/8 in. (135.2 x 105.7 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.4605

Provenance:
Paul Kantor Gallery, Beverly Hills, California, to 1964
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 1964-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
NATIONAL GALLERY OF CANADA, Ottawa. "Mexican Modern Art, 1900-1950," 25 February-21 May 2000. TOUR: MONTREAL MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, 4 November 1999-6 February 2000; ANTIGUO COLEGIO DE SAN ILDEFONSO, Mexico City, 6 July-8 October 2000.
MUSEE D'ART MODERNE LILLE METROPOLE, Villeneuve d'Ascq, France. "Mexique-Europe, Aller-retour 1910-1960," 4 September 2004-16 January 2005.
INTERNATIONAL GALLERY, S. DILLON RIPLEY CENTER, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Mexican Treasures at the Smithsonian," 5 September 2007-27 January 2008.
NATIONAL GALLERY OF CANADA, Ottawa. "The 1930's: The Making of 'The New Man'," 5 June-7 September 2008.
MUSEUM OF LATIN AMERICAN ART, Long Beach. "MEX/LA: 'Mexican' Modernism(s) in Los Angeles, 1930-1985," 18 September 2011-29 Jan 2012.
ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS, London. “Mexico: A Revolution in Art, 1910-1940,” 6 July-29 September 2013, no. 32, color ill. p. 61.
PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART. "Paint the Revolution: Mexican Modernism, 1910-1950," 25 October 2016-8 January 2017, color ill. p. 79. Tour: MUSEO DEL PALACIO DE BELLAS ARTES, Mexico City, 3 February-30 April.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection