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    Sale 2054

    Latin American Sale Evening Session

    19 - 20 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 282

    Leonora Carrington (English/Mexican b.1917)

    Un pescado vestido de botella y una mula vestida de cocodrilo

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    Leonora Carrington (English/Mexican b.1917)
    Un pescado vestido de botella y una mula vestida de cocodrilo
    signed and dated 'Leonora Carrington 1977' (lower left) and inscribed 'Un pescado vestido de botella y...' (upper right) and 'Una mula vestida de cocodrilo' (lower left)
    watercolor and gouache on paper
    21¾ x 29¾ in. (55.2 x 75.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1977.


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    Provenance

    Galería de Arte Mexicano, Mexico City.
    Window South collection, Menlo Park, California.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    Exhibition catalogue, Texturas, Tonalidades y Resonancias Latinoamericanas, Mexico City, Museo Nacional de Arte, 2001, p. 45, no. 52 (illustrated in color).


    Exhibited

    Mexico City, Museo Nacional de Arte, Texturas, Tonalidades y Resonancias Latinoamericanas, November 2001- February 2002, no. 52.