Gallery Talks, Lectures and Events
Pharaoh in Canaan
Fernando Botero: Monumental SculpturesApril 1, 1996-October 15, 1996
Location: Victor and Adrea Carter Promenade
Artist: Fernando Botero
Eight bronze sculptures, weighing from 900 to 1500 kg, made between 1989 and 1995. They are part of Botero's humorous world of voluptuously rotund human and animal figures on the grandest scale. Included are Rape of Europa, Horse, The Left Hand and the first-time exhibited Sphinx.