Francisco Zuniga

Peter’s Auction Pick of the Day: Latin American Modern Art

October 11, 2013

Our era’s increasing embrace of, and demand for, Modern Latin American art has inspired LAMA to create a special section of more than 50 Latin American works for Sunday’s auction. Devoted to paintings, drawings, prints, and sculpture by Latin American modernists including Pedro Coronel, Francisco Zúñiga, and Felipe Castañeda, this exquisite sampling offers the collector a unique opportunity to acquire works from the Bernard and Edith Lewin Collection of Mexican Art being sold by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) to benefit future acquisitions, as well as items from the Estate of Ruth and Dalzell Hatfield.

Francisco Zuniga: Interplay of Masses

September 26, 2013

Various works from Costa Rican sculptor Francisco Zúñiga will be offered in the October 13, 2013 Modern Art & Design Auction. One such work, Mujer Envuelta con Rebozoa bronze sculpture from 1978, demonstrates Zúñiga’s mastery in depicting the human form. Although the women Zúñiga renders may be anonymous, they are unified by the artist’s hand in elevating the ordinary woman into the realm of the spiritual and sacred.

Latin American Art Highlights in the October 2013 Auction

July 22, 2013

The strong market demand for Modern Latin American art has led Los Angeles Modern Auctions (LAMA) to create a special section of more than 50 works in the October 13, 2013 Modern Art & Design Auction devoted to paintings, drawings, prints, and sculpture by Latin American modernists. This special section will include works from the Estate of Ruth & Dalzell Hatfield and the Bernard & Edith Lewin Collection of Mexican Art being de-accessioned by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA). Continue reading to preview works to go up for auction by Felipe Castañeda, Francisco Zúñiga, Alfredo Ramos Martinez, and Pedro Coronel.

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