• Impressionist/Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 7832

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 280

    Fernando Botero (b. 1932)

    Mujer que se desnuda

    Price Realised  


    Fernando Botero (b. 1932)
    Mujer que se desnuda
    signed and dated 'Botero 80' (lower right)
    pencil on paper
    17 x 13 in. (43.3 x 35.5 cm.)
    Drawn in 1980

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    Galerie Levy, Hamburg.
    Acquired from the above circa 1984; sale, Christie's, 10 London February 2005, lot 718.
    Private collection, London, by whom acquired at the above sale, and thence by descent to the present owner.

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