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Bruja
  • Gonzalo Ceja
    born 1936?
    active: Mexico
  • Bruja, 1965
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • oil on board
  • Canvas/Support: 29.2 x 39.4 cm
    Canvas/Support: 11 1/2 x 15 1/2 in
  • Gift of George and Lois Monto
  • Not on display
  • 1976.0081
Description

A hazy, blurred figure is crouching down to speak into a young girl’s ear. The girl is wearing a light-colored poncho or serape. A young boy wearing a red short unitard is looking at the pair with unease.