Prints and Drawings
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Artist: Rufino Tamayo, Mexican, 1899–1991

Conquest (Chapter X), from the book The Apocalypse of Saint John

1959

Lithograph

sheet: 32.8 × 50.2 cm (12 15/16 × 19 3/4 in.)
Bequest of Erika and Thomas Leland Hughes, B.A. 1945, LL.B. 1949
2014.121.123
Culture: 
Mexican
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Thomas Hughes purchase, anon. sale, Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., 19th and 20th Century Mexican Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture, and Prints, New York, 11 May 1979, Lot 82; Bequest of Erika and Thomas Leland Hughes to the Yale University Art Gallery, 2014.

Bibliography: 

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, 19th and 20th Century Mexican Paintings, Drawings, Sculptures, Prints, sale cat. (May 11, 1979).

Juan Carlos Pereda, Rufino Tamayo: Catalogue Raisonné: Gráfica 1925–1991 (México, D.F. and Madrid: Fundación Olga y Rufino Tamayo: CONCACULTA-INBA, 2004), 81, no. 64, ill.

“Acquisitions 2015,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2015_updated%2012_16_15.pdf (accessed December 1, 2015).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.