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1967 Olga Albizu Born: Ponce, Puerto Rico 1924 Died: New York, New York 2005 oil on canvas 68 x 62 in. (172.7 x 157.5 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of JPMorgan Chase 2013.17 Not currently on view

Artwork Description

The Latino Art Collection at the Smithsonian American Art Museum represents a deep and continuing commitment to building a great national collection reflecting the rich contributions of Latinos to the United States, from the colonial period to the present. These artworks present a picture of an evolving national culture that challenges expectations of what is meant by the words American and Latino.

Smithsonian American Art Museum: Commemorative Guide. Nashville, TN: Beckon Books, 2015.




paint - oil

fabric - canvas