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PROPERTY FROM THE FUNDACIÓN OLGA Y RUFINO TAMAYO

Rufino Tamayo
ÍDOLOS PRECOLOMBINOS
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 USD
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PROPERTY FROM THE FUNDACIÓN OLGA Y RUFINO TAMAYO

Rufino Tamayo
ÍDOLOS PRECOLOMBINOS
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Rufino Tamayo
1899 - 1991
ÍDOLOS PRECOLOMBINOS
Each signed R Tamayo (lower right); each numbered (lower left) 
12 lithographs on Rives BFK paper, each with a watercolor brushstroke
Each sheet: 22 by 18 1/4 in.
56 by 46 cm
Printed in 1976 at Kyron Ediciones Gráficas Limitadas in Mexico City, these works are each from an edition of 100 with 25 artist's proofs, one bon à tirer, three workshop proofs and one printer's proof. 
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We wish to thank Juan Carlos Pereda for his kind assistance in the cataloguing of this work. 

Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist

Literature

Juan Carlos Pereda, Rufino Tamayo: Catalogue Raisonné Gráfica (Prints) 1925-1991, Mexico City, 2004, nos. 206-217, each illustrated in color pp. 174-177

Catalogue Note

These images are based on 12 pre-Columbian Sculptures from the collection donated by Rufino Tamayo to the Museo de Arte Prehispánico in Oaxaca City. 


1. Guerrero Sentada de Colima : numbered 22/100 (lower left) 
2. Guerrero de Nayarit : numbered 83/100 (lower left) 
3. Jarra en forma de niño, Nayarit : numbered 24/100 (lower left)
4. Figura femenina, Nayarit : numbered 93/100 (lower left)
5. Figura, cultura Olmeca : numbered 23/100 (lower left)
6. Silbato cabeza de coyote, Veracruz : numbered P de A X/XIII (lower left)
7. Figura de Nayarit : numbered P de A V/XIII (lower left) 
8. Xipe femenino, Colima : numbered P de A V/XIII (lower left) 
9. Figura sonriente de Veracruz : numbered 83/100 (lower left) 
10. Figura Olmeca : numbered XXIII/XXV (lower left)
11. Jaguar, Colima : numbered 75/100 (lower left) 
12. Mujer hincada, Jalisco : numbered 58/100 (lower left) 

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