Wifredo Lam, Un Coq pour Chango (A Rooster for Shango), formerly L’Oracle et l’oiseau vert (The Oracle and the Green Bird), 1947
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); Fractional gift from Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem; © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Wifredo Lam, Un Coq pour Chango (A Rooster for Shango), formerly L’Oracle et l’oiseau vert (The Oracle and the Green Bird), 1947

Artwork Info

Artwork title
Un Coq pour Chango (A Rooster for Shango), formerly L’Oracle et l’oiseau vert (The Oracle and the Green Bird)
Artist name
Wifredo Lam
Date created
1947
Classification
painting
Medium
oil on burlap
Dimensions
42 in. x 35 in. (106.68 cm x 88.9 cm)
Date acquired
1992
Credit
Fractional gift from Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem
Copyright
© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Permanent URL
https://www.sfmoma.org/artwork/92.265
Artwork status
On view on floor 2 as part of Open Ended: Painting and Sculpture Since 1900

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