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    Sale 1907

    Latin American Sale Evening Session

    19 - 20 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 54

    Alfredo Hlito (Argentinian 1923-1993)

    Construcción

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    Alfredo Hlito (Argentinian 1923-1993)
    Construcción
    signed and dated 'Hlito 45' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    28½ x 25 in. (71.5 x 64 cm.)
    Painted in 1945.


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    The Concrete-art painter, is utterly up to date with the advances of scientific progress, and in turn, is renewed by these. As a new physics and new geometry had to be invented, the artist knows all too well the need of creating a new art that corresponds to these.

    Alfredo Hlito.

    Provenance

    Galerie Van Riel, Buenos Aires.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT EUROPEAN COLLECTOR