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1700–present

The approximately 1,300 objects from post-1700 Latin America include a range of works from colonial art to 20th-century material culture, modernism, and 21st-century art addressing contemporary social issues.

Our Lady of Guadalupe
Unknown Mexican, Mexican
Our Lady of Guadalupe
Spanish Colonial-early 20th century
177.9.25704
Untitled (Owl)
Sisson Blanchard, Haitian, 1929 - 1981
Untitled (Owl)
1960s (collected in 1966)
2005.7.1
Ritual Jar (govi) for Ezili Freda
Andre Pierre, Haitian, 1914 - 2005
Ritual Jar (govi) for Ezili Freda
collected 1966
2005.7.2
Ritual Jar (govi) for Danbala with Intertwined Serpents (veve) symbol
Andre Pierre, Haitian, 1914 - 2005
Ritual Jar (govi) for Danbala with Intertwined Serpents (veve) symbol
collected 1966
2005.7.3
The Eyes of Gutete Emerita
Alfredo Jaar, Chilean, born 1956
The Eyes of Gutete Emerita
1996
2006.17
Christian with Bird
Mario Cravo Neto, Brazilian, born 1947
Christian with Bird
1991
2008.30
Mola
Kuna (Cuna)
Mola
mid-20th century
2008.39
Lotto: The American Dream, number 2 of 10; from the Portfolio, 10: Artist as Catalyst
Luis Cruz Azaceta, Cuban, born 1942
Lotto: The American Dream, number 2 of 10; from the Portfolio, 10: Artist as Catalyst
published 1992
2008.53.2
Untitled (Identity Could Be A Tragedy), from the series When I Am Not Here / Estoy Alla
Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons, Cuban, born 1959
Untitled (Identity Could Be A Tragedy), from the series When I Am Not Here / Estoy Alla
1996
2008.7
Untitled (Breast and Bottle Feeding), from the series When I Am Not Here / Estoy Alla
Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons, Cuban, born 1959
Untitled (Breast and Bottle Feeding), from the series When I Am Not Here / Estoy Alla
1994
2009.12
H. S. I., from Portfolio 2008
Amparo Carvajal-Hufschmid, Colombian, born 1957
H. S. I., from Portfolio 2008
2008
2009.37.6
Two Bathers (Dos Banistas)
Armando Morales, Nicaraguan, 1927 - 2011
Two Bathers (Dos Banistas)
1980
2011.21.2
Untitled
Meyer Vaisman, Venezuelan, born 1960
Untitled
1988
2011.63.11
Moises Saenz
David Alfaro Siqueiros, Mexican, 1896 - 1974
Moises Saenz
1930
2012.49
The Elevated
José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949
The Elevated
1928
2013.38
Sevilla House, Former Home of Manager of Operations for Tate & Lyle Sugar Company, Brechin Castle Sugar...
Pablo Delano, Puerto Rican, born 1954
Sevilla House, Former Home of Manager of Operations for Tate & Lyle Sugar Company, Brechin Castle Sugar...
2012
2013.40.1
Interior, Brechin Castle Sugar Factory, Trinidad, West Indies
Pablo Delano, Puerto Rican, born 1954
Interior, Brechin Castle Sugar Factory, Trinidad, West Indies
2012
2013.40.2
Chalma
Juan O'Gorman, Mexican, 1905 - 1982
Chalma
1950
2013.72.5
Self-Portrait
Diego Rivera, Mexican, 1886 - 1957
Self-Portrait
about 1950
2013.72.6
The Requiem (alternate titles: El Réquiem; Requiem; Velorio)
José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949
The Requiem (alternate titles: El Réquiem; Requiem; Velorio)
1928
2014.54
Study for The Departure of Quetzalcoatl (Panel 7) for The Epic of American Civilization
José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949
Study for The Departure of Quetzalcoatl (Panel 7) for The Epic of American Civilization
about 1932-1934
D.978.19
Evelia (Nude)
Francisco Zuniga, Mexican, 1912 - 1998
Evelia (Nude)
1977
D.987.27
Figure study for Modern Industrial Man (central panel, 2 of 3, Panel 20) for The Epic of American...
José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949
Figure study for Modern Industrial Man (central panel, 2 of 3, Panel 20) for The Epic of American...
about 1930-1934
D.988.52.228
Transfer drawing of Head with Open Jaw for The Departure of Quetzalcoatl (Panel 7) for The Epic of...
José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949
Transfer drawing of Head with Open Jaw for The Departure of Quetzalcoatl (Panel 7) for The Epic of...
1932-1934
D.988.52.77
Untitled (Portrait of a Girl with Orange Bow)
Diego Rivera, Mexican, 1886 - 1957
Untitled (Portrait of a Girl with Orange Bow)
about 1937-1938
D.990.31
Portrait of Rosalind Richards
Rufino Tamayo, Mexican, 1899 - 1991
Portrait of Rosalind Richards
1948
P.2004.13
Portrait of a Man
J. Martinez-Carrion, Mexican, died 1897
Portrait of a Man
1891
P.925.5
The Epic of American Civilization: Migration (Panel 1)
José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949
The Epic of American Civilization: Migration (Panel 1)
1932-1934
P.934.13.1
Tepito Landscape (Paisaje Tepito)
Abraham Angel, Mexican, 1905 - 1924
Tepito Landscape (Paisaje Tepito)
1923
P.935.1.1
The Two Sisters #2
Roland Dorcely, Haitian, born 1930
The Two Sisters #2
about 1957
P.958.46
Terre Verte (Green Earth)
Matta, Chilean, 1911 - 2002
Terre Verte (Green Earth)
1952
P.960.57.2
The Relatives of Icarus (Los Parientes de Icaro)
Xavier Esqueda, Mexican, born 1943
The Relatives of Icarus (Los Parientes de Icaro)
about 1965
P.965.105
A Pinch of Earth
Matta, Chilean, 1911 - 2002
A Pinch of Earth
1953
P.965.74
Portrait of a Martyr
Claudio Bravo, Chilean, 1936 - 2011
Portrait of a Martyr
1972
P.974.373
The Butcher Table (La Mesa del Carnicero); Still Life with Pig's Head
Fernando Botero, Colombian, born 1932
The Butcher Table (La Mesa del Carnicero); Still Life with Pig's Head
1969
P.975.72
La Fossette vers 1897:  Les Bourgeois du Cap Revenant de leurs Habitations (The
Philome Obin, Haitian, 1892 - 1986
La Fossette vers 1897: Les Bourgeois du Cap Revenant de leurs Habitations (The "Pit" (a Cap-Haitien...
1958
P.976.205
Mother and Son
Roland Dorcely, Haitian, born 1930
Mother and Son
before 1957
P.984.39.3
Madonna and Child (Nursing Madonna)
Unknown Ecuadorian, Ecuadorian
Madonna and Child (Nursing Madonna)
18th century
P.998.15.2
Holy Trinity Crowning the Virgin
Unknown, Peruvian
Holy Trinity Crowning the Virgin
18th century
P.998.15.3
Untitled
Matta, Chilean, 1911 - 2002
Untitled
1949
P.998.48
Jose Clemente Orozco
Hector Garcia, Mexican, 1923 - 2012
Jose Clemente Orozco
1945
PH.2001.51.5
Jose Clemente Orozco
Hector Garcia, Mexican, 1923 - 2012
Jose Clemente Orozco
1945
PH.2001.51.5
Brasil (Hand, Serra Pelada)
Sebastiao Salgado, Brazilian, born 1944
Brasil (Hand, Serra Pelada)
1986
PH.2002.59
Brasil (Hand, Serra Pelada)
Sebastiao Salgado, Brazilian, born 1944
Brasil (Hand, Serra Pelada)
1986
PH.2002.59
Untitled (Janita Harem Room, Villa Arabesque, Acapulco, Mexico) from the series Ricas y Famosas
Daniela Rossell, Mexican, born 1973
Untitled (Janita Harem Room, Villa Arabesque, Acapulco, Mexico) from the series Ricas y Famosas
2001
PH.2004.18
Utopian Cannibal.Org
Enrique Chagoya, Mexican, born 1953
Utopian Cannibal.Org
2000
PR.2002.2
The American Mosquito (El Mosquito Americano)
Jose Guadalupe Posada, Mexican, 1851 - 1913
The American Mosquito (El Mosquito Americano)
about 1904
PR.2002.42.1
The American Mosquito (El Mosquito Americano)
Jose Guadalupe Posada, Mexican, 1851 - 1913
The American Mosquito (El Mosquito Americano)
about 1904
PR.2002.42.1
Inditos (Mexican Peasants Working)
José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949
Inditos (Mexican Peasants Working)
1929
PR.930.15.1
Mexican Street Scene
Miguel Duclaud Covarrubias, Mexican, 1904 - 1957
Mexican Street Scene
about 1940
PR.943.15
Mexican Street Scene
Miguel Duclaud Covarrubias, Mexican, 1904 - 1957
Mexican Street Scene
about 1940
PR.943.15
Title page, from the journal
Marius de Zayas, Mexican, 1880 - 1961
Title page, from the journal "291" (No. 1, March 1915) (portfolio)
1915
PR.960.79.1A
Las Masas (The Masses)
José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949
Las Masas (The Masses)
1935
PR.985.40.1
Grief (Afliccion); The Peasant (El Campesino)
José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949
Grief (Afliccion); The Peasant (El Campesino)
1930
PR.985.40.2
Grief (Afliccion); The Peasant (El Campesino)
José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949
Grief (Afliccion); The Peasant (El Campesino)
1930
PR.985.40.2
Benito Juarez
Leopoldo Mendez, Mexican, 1902 - 1969
Benito Juarez
about 1950
PR.995.7.4
La Patria Mexicana Defendida por Sus Hijos
Josep Renau, Mexican, 1907 - 1982
La Patria Mexicana Defendida por Sus Hijos
about 1944
PS.987.6.171
Ulisses Foot
Gabriel Morera, Venezuelan (born Spain), born 1933
Ulisses Foot
1960s
S.2004.47
Creche Figure of Saint Joseph
Unknown Ecuadorian, Ecuadorian
Creche Figure of Saint Joseph
18th century
S.998.15.4
Creche Figure of the Virgin Mary
Unknown Ecuadorian, Ecuadorian
Creche Figure of the Virgin Mary
18th century
S.998.15.5
The Reapers (Les Moissoneurs)
Carlos Merida, Guatemalan, 1891 - 1984/5
The Reapers (Les Moissoneurs)
1928
W.935.1.45
Self-Portraits
Jose Luis Cuevas, Mexican, born 1934
Self-Portraits
1960-1961
W.976.169
Study of Head for Migration (Panel 1) for The Epic of American Civilization
José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949
Study of Head for Migration (Panel 1) for The Epic of American Civilization
1932-1934
W.988.52.12
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