José Agustín Arrieta
TWO STILL LIFES: (1) BODEGÓN (CANASTA, PERICO, CAZO Y GALLINA ACOSTADA) AND (2) BODEGÓN (GATO, FLORERO, LICORERA, POLLO MUERTO Y TAZA DE ACEITUNAS)
These paintings are part of the National Heritage of Mexico and cannot be permanently exported from the country. Accordingly, they are offered for sale in New York from the catalogue and will not be available in New York for inspection or delivery. The paintings will be released to the purchaser in Mexico in compliance with all local requirements. Prospective buyers may contact Sotheby’s representatives in Mexico City and Monterrey for an appointment to view the works.
Galerías La Granja, Mexico City
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1963
Mérida; Villahermosa; Veracruz; Fomento Cultural Banamex, Obras selectas de Agustín Arrieta, April 28-September 30, 1986
Mexico City, Museo Nacional de Arte, José Agustín Arrieta, su tiempo, vida, y obra: Homenaje Nacional a José Agustín Arrieta (1803-1874), August 1-October 30, 1994, (1) no. 84, p. 162-163, (2) no. 79, p. 158, illustrated in color