1904 - 1957年
WHO CALLED THE FISH FISH
Signed Covarrubias (lower right)
Brush and ink on paper
17 1/4 by 14 in.
43.8 by 35.6 cm
Executed circa 1925.
Valentine Dudensing, New York (and sold: Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, April 11, 1962, lot 32)
Private Collection, Paris (and sold: Christie's, New York, June 2, 1999, lot 17)
Private Collection (acquired from the above)
Galerías A. Cristobal, Mexico City
Private Collection, Mexico City (acquired from the above)
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Mexico City, Museo Mural Diego Rivera, Geografía de un ilustrador, 2004-05, no. 171
New York, Throckmorton Fine Art & Mexico City, Pablo Goebel Fine Art, Recorriendo el mundo del chamaco Covarrubias, 2017-18, n.n., illustrated in color in the catalogue
Adriana Williams, "Miguel Covarrubias and the Emerging Image of Harlem," in Miguel Covarrubias: Four Visions, Madrid, 2005, no. 171, illustrated in color p. 65