Fiesta (Diptych) by Luis Jimenez

Fiesta (Diptych) by Luis Jimenez

Fiesta (Diptych)

Luis Jimenez

Title

Fiesta (Diptych)

 
Artist

Luis Jimenez

  1940 - 2006
Year
1985  
Technique
pair of 5 color lithographs 
Image Size
each 31-3/4 x 23-7/8" (32-3/4 x47-3/4") 
Signature
pencil signed, lower right of left panel 
Edition Size
PPII (Printers Proofs, number 2) 
Annotations
editioned and dated on both panels, pencil 
Reference
DeSoto work numbers 286 (l) and 187 (r) 
Paper
white Arches 
State
published 
Publisher
DeSoto Workshop, San Francisco 
Inventory ID
14869 
Price
$3,500.00 
Description

This is a pair of lithographs, a diptych, which are offered as a single print. Jimenez is best known for his large polychrome, fiberglass sculptures based on Hispanic and southwestern themes. Luis Jimenez died in his studio in Hondo, New Mexico in 2006 when a portion a large commissioned sculpture for the Denver airport fell on him.

This diptych was published and printed by Ernesto Desoto at the Desoto Workshop in San Francisco in 1985.