Academic Painting


Rufino Tamayo, Mexican, b. Oaxaca, 1899–1991

Oil on canvas, 25 3/4 x 21 7/8 in. (65.4 x 55.5 cm)

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

Accession Number: 66.4873

Parke Bernet Galleries, New York, to 13 December 1961
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 13 December 1961-17 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.
SANTA BARBARA MUSEUM OF ART. "Tamayo: A Modern Icon Reinterpreted," 17 February-27 May 2007. Tour: MIAMI ART MUSEUM, 21 June-16 September; MUSEO DE ARTE CONTEMPORANEO RUFINO TAMAYO, Mexico City, 28 September-21 January 2008.
KUNSTHALLE WÜRTH, Künzelsau, Germany. "Mexicanidad--Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, Rufino Tamayo, Francisco Toledo, Adolfo Riestra," 28 April-16 September 2012, color ill. p. 144.

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