About This Artwork

Veracruz, south-central Gulf Coast, Mexico

Standing, "Smiling" Figure with Hands Raised, A.D. 600/900

Ceramic and pigment
40 x 25.4 x 10.8 cm (15 3/4 x 10 x 4 1/4 in.)

Bequest of Lester K. and Rosalyn W. Olin, 2014.991

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Ownership History

Robert and Marianne Huber, Huber Primitive Arts (Dixon, Ill.), by 1968 [correspondence in curatorial file]; sold to Lester (died 1992) and Rosalyn Olin (died 2013), Chicago, Ill., by 1968; by bequest to the Art Institute, 2014.

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