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Latin American

The Latin American collection encompasses over 500 works from the 18th to 21st centuries. Early works include Spanish Colonial painting, furniture, and decorative arts. This category is particularly strong in early- and mid-20th century Mexican painting and prints. Contemporary works by artists born and/or working in Latin America are also found in this collecting area. Keep in mind that categories of art are fluid; use Advanced Search if you are looking for something specific.

Artist/MakerTitleArtwork DateSorted AscendingMediumObject Number
Desiderio Xochitiotzin Oaxaca19481960.181
Jesús Rafael Soto Grand écriture (Large Writing)c. 1963-1966 wire and wood assemblage1997.96
José Bedia Valdés Isla jugando a la guerra (Island Playing at War)1992acrylic and found objects on canvas1993.32
Arnold Belkin La esfinge (The Sphinx)1972acrylic on canvas1973.85
Enrique Chagoya An Object at the Limits of Language2000acrylic, oil, amate and linen2001.101
Media FileJac Leirner Todos os cem (All the One Hundreds)1992brazilian currency2000.125
Francisco Zúñiga Sin título (Untitled)1965bronze1982.57
Francisco Zúñiga La puerta y la ventana (The Door and the Window)1971bronze1973.1
Francisco Zúñiga Juchitecas de pie (Juchitecan Women on Foot)1965bronze1965.98
Francisco Zúñiga Sin título (Untitled)1965bronze1991.192