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Title

Wounded Beast

Artist

Rufino Tamayo

Date

1953

Institution Walker Art Center
Location Not on view.
Wounded Beast, Rufino Tamayo
Courtesy Walker Art Center
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Medium: Paintings | oil on canvas
Size: unframed 31.625 x 39.375 x 0.75 inches
Culture: Mexican
Inscriptions: LR in black paint "Tamayo 0-53"; N.A.
Physical Description: abstract representation of a wounded animal screaming in pain lying on its back with a spear protruding from its front leg.
Credit: Collection Walker Art Center; Gift of the T. B. Walker Foundation, 1958
Accession Number: 1958.13
Rights: Copyright retained by the artist
Artist: Rufino Tamayo, Mexican, 1899 - 1991
Role: Artist
Nationality: Mexican
Life Dates: Mexican, 1899 - 1991
Added to Site: March 1, 2009