Nude With Mirror
Artwork: Nude With Mirror
Size: 62 x 48 cm
Medium: Charcoal on green ingres paper
Creation year: 1941
Marks: Signed 'J. C. Orozco' (lower left)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed circa 1941
Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist; The Museum of Modern Art collection, New York; Salander-O'Reilly Gallery, New York; Modesto Lanzone collection, San Francisco; Acquired from the previous; By descent from the previous to the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, The Museum of Modern Art,The Latin American Collection of the Museum of Modern Art, 13 September 1943 - 14 February 1944, p. 79, no. 194 (illustrated); New York, The Museum of Modern Art,Modern Drawings, June 1944 - June 1945. This exhibition later travelled to Utica, Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute, 4 - 30 November 1945; Northhampton, Smith College Museum of Art, 4 - 20 March 1946; New York, Council for Inter-American Cooperation,Latin American Drawings, June 1946 - March 1947. The exhibition travelled to Bloomfield, MI, Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum, 23 June - 30 July 1946; St. Louis, William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art, 18 August - 15 September 1946; San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Art, 24 September - 20 October 1946; Omaha, Joslyn Memorial, 5 November - 1 December 1946; Cleveland, Cleveland Museum of Art, 15 December 1946 - 15 January 1947; and Hartford, Wadsworth Atheneum, 5 February - 2 March 1947; Boston, Institute of Contemporary Art, Cambridge, The Fogg Art Museum,J. C. Orozco: Memorial Exhibition, 13 August 1953, 1953, no. 148. This exhibition also travelled to Toronto, The Art Gallery of Toronto; Wilmington, The Delaware Art Center; Detroit, The Detroit Institute of Arts; Los Angeles, Department of Municipal Art; San Francisco, The San Francisco Museum of Art; Minneapolis, The Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Cleveland, The Cleveland Museum of Art; New York, Museum of Modern Art,Faces and Figures; Drawings from the Collection of the Museum of Modern Art, 21 April - 20 June 1954

Christie's New York

Date: 2017-05-25
Lot Number: 146