1905 - 1981
signed; titled and dated 1974 on the reverse
oil, tempera, wood, papier-mâché, cotton tow, smashed cans, scrap metal, plastic, staples and nails on plywood
63⅜ by 41¼ in. 161 by 105 cm.
Framed: 64 by 42¼ in. 162.56 by 107.3 cm.
Liga Argentina por la Lucha contra el Cáncer, Buenos Aires (gift of the artist)
Bullrich, Gaona y Guerrico, Buenos Aires, May 1994, Lot 194
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Buenos Aires, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Antonio Berni en el Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, July – August 1997, p. 113, illustrated in color
Madrid, Fundación Telefónica, Historia de dos personajes: Juanito Laguna y Ramona Montiel, June - July 2010, illustrated in color on the cover
Buenos Aires, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Berni: narrativas argentinas, July - October 2010, p. 105, illustrated in color
Museum of Fine Arts Houston; Buenos Aires, Museo de Arte Latinoamericano, Antonio Berni: Juanito and Ramona, November 2013 - March 2015, pl. 37, illustrated in color