Ricardo Martínez de Hoyos, Mexican, 1918 - 2009



Oil on canvas

Overall: 45 3/16 × 34 1/4 in. (114.7 × 87 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Daisy V. Shapiro in memory of her son, Richard David Shapiro, Class of 1943



Place Made: Mexico, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, lower right: Ricardo Martinez 60. Inscribed on stretcher: Desnudo. Label on reverse: THE CONTEMPORARIES, N.Y.

Exhibition History

Contemporary Art from the College Collection, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 31-September 10, 1972.

The Contemporaries, New York, New York, September 1964.

The Richard David Shapiro 1943 Memorial Collection, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 1968, no. 12.

Publication History

Art News, 63:12, September 1964.


Possibly from Galeria de Arte Mexicano, Mexico City, Mexico; The Contemporaries, 992 Madison Avenue, New York; sold to Daisy Viertel Shapiro (1890-1984), New York, 1964; given to present collection, 1966.

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