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modeled 1980/cast 1990 Luis Jiménez Born: El Paso, Texas 1940 Died: Hondo, New Mexico 2006 acrylic urethane, fiberglass, steel armature 199 x 114 x 67 in. (505.5 x 289.6 x 170.2 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Judith and Wilbur L. Ross, Jr., Anne and Ronald Abramson, and Thelma and Melvin Lenkin © 1980, Luis Jimenez 1990.44 Not currently on view

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Ethnic - Mexican

Occupation - other - cowboy


glass - fiberglass

metal - steel

plastic - acrylic