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    Sale 1907

    Latin American Sale Day Session

    19 - 20 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 241

    Francisco Corzas (Mexican 1936-1983)


    Price Realised  


    Francisco Corzas (Mexican 1936-1983)
    signed and dated 'Francisco Corzas 63' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    67¾ x 79¼ in. (172 x 201.3 cm.)
    Painted in 1963.

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    Guy Greengard whose retail store Mr. Guy of Beverly Hills on Rodeo Drive was a fashion mecca, is considered one the leading trendsetters in men's fashion in California. International stars such as Frank Sinatra, Gene Kelly, Cary Grant and other Hollywood leading men, were personally styled by the legendary fashion icon. Mr. Greengard was a renowned and avid collector of Latin American art and was friends with many of the artists he admired such as José Luis Cuevas, Francisco Corzas and Rodolfo Nieto. Included in his collection are works which he personally acquired from the artist.


    Acquired from the artist.

    Pre-Lot Text

    Collection of Mr. Guy Greengard of Beverly Hills