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    Sale 2005

    Latin American Sale Evening Session

    28 - 29 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 192

    Fernando Botero (Colombian B. 1932)

    La alcoba

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Fernando Botero (Colombian B. 1932)
    La alcoba
    signed and dated 'Botero 70' (lower right); also painted on verso and signed, dated and titled 'Botero 70, LA ALCOBA' (on the reverse)
    charcoal on canvas
    76½ x 62½ in. (194 x 159 cm.)
    Painted in 1970.


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    Provenance

    Marlborough Gallery, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of Robin Roberts


    Literature

    J. Spectre and G. Bradfield, Point of View: Design by Jay Spectre, New York, 1991, p. 45 (illustrated in color).