Secretary Ripley with Jose Juan de Olloqui

ID: 76-16991-5

Creator: Hofmeister, Richard K

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1976

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 2 Folder January 1977

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Summary

Secretary S. Dillon Ripley with Mexican Ambassador Jose Juan de Olloqui with the celebrated Chac-Mool from Chichen-Itzaon which is a classic example of Maya-Toltec sculpture, November 18, 1976. The sculpture is on loan from the people of Mexico and is part of the exhibition "Chac-Mool: A Bicentennial Loan from Mexico."

Subject

  • Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001
  • Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
  • Bicentennial of the American Revolution

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in TORCH, January 1977

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 2 Folder January 1977

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1976

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Secretariats
  • Sculpture
  • Secretaries
  • Exhibitions
  • Ambassadors
  • de Olloqui, Jose Juan

Place

Mexico

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

76-16991-5

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print

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