19 - 20 November 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 58,600
Estimate USD 40,000 - USD 50,000
Diego Rivera (Mexican 1886-1957)
Vendedora de flores
signed and dated 'Diego Rivera 43' (lower left)
watercolor on rice paper
15 3/8 x 10 5/8 in. (39 x 27 cm.)
Executed in 1943.
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This work is part of the National Heritage of Mexico and cannot be removed from that country. Accordingly, it is offered for sale in New York from the catalogue and will not be available in New York. Delivery of the work will be made in Mexico in compliance with local requirements. Prospective buyers may contact Christie's Representatives in Mexico for an appointment to view the work.
Acquired from the artist.
Barney Collins, Mexico City.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 16 November 1994, lot 298 (illustrated in color).
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED COLLECTION