Wifredo Lam

Cuban (Sagua la Grande, Cuba, 1902 - 1982, Paris, France)

Un Coq pour Chango (A Rooster for Shango) [formerly L'Oracle et l'oiseau vert (The Oracle and the Green Bird)]

1947
painting | oil on burlap
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  • Un Coq pour Chango (A Rooster for Shango) [formerly L'Oracle et l'oiseau vert (The Oracle and the Green Bird)]

    Wifredo Lam, Un Coq pour Chango (A Rooster for Shango) [formerly L'Oracle et l'oiseau vert (The Oracle and the Green Bird)], 1947; oil on burlap, 42 in. x 35 in. (106.68 cm x 88.9 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Fractional gift of Jan and Mitsuko Shrem; © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris


42 in. x 35 in. (106.68 cm x 88.9 cm)
Acquired 1992
Collection SFMOMA
Fractional gift of Jan and Mitsuko Shrem
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
92.265

Tags

abstract, figures, arms, faces


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