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    Sale 1907

    Latin American Sale Day Session

    19 - 20 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 115

    Alfredo Ramos Martinez (Mexican 1872-1946)

    Súplica

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    Estimate

    Alfredo Ramos Martinez (Mexican 1872-1946)
    Súplica
    signed 'Ramos Martínez' (upper right)
    tempera and charcoal on newsprint (El Universal, 17 November, 1942)
    22½ x 16½ in. (57 x 42 cm.)
    Executed circa 1942.


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    Provenance

    XXI Century Masters Work of Art Collection, New York.
    Louis Stern Galeries, Beverly Hills.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    R. Favela, et al., exhibition catalogue, Alfredo Ramos Martínez (18 71-1946) Una Visión Retrospectiva, Mexico City, 1992, p. 193, no. 145 (illustrated in color).
    Exhibition catalogue, Alfredo Ramos Martínez (1872-194), Beverly Hills, 1991, no. 28 (illustrated in color).


    Exhibited

    Beverly hills, Louis Stern Galleries, Alfredo Ramos Martínez (1872-1946), October 1991- January 1992, no. 28.
    Mexico City, Museo Nacional de Arte, Alfredo Ramos Martínez (1871-1946), April- June 1992, no. 145.