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    Sale 12167

    Latin American Art

    22 - 23 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 152

    Gabriel Fernández Ledesma (1900-1983)

    La música, la plástica, y la poesía

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    Gabriel Fernández Ledesma (1900-1983)
    La música, la plástica, y la poesía
    oil on canvas
    33 ½ x 25 ¾ in. (85.1 x 65 cm.)
    Painted in 1935.


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    Provenance

    Olinca Fernández Ledesma, Mexico City (by descent from the artist).
    Andrés Blaisten collection, Mexico City.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AMERICAS HERITAGE LLC, SAN ANTONIO


    Literature

    M. Iturbide, et. al., Quimera de los murales del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, Mexico and DGE Ediciones S.A. de C.V., 2004, p. 160 (illustrated in color).
    Exhibition catalogue, De artesanos y arlequines: Forjando una colección de arte mexicano, Mexico City, Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, 2005, p. 52 (illustrated in color).
    Antonienta Rivas Mercado, Mexico City, Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, G.M. Editores/Espejo de Obsidina Ediciones, 2008, p. 118, no. 6 (illustrated in color).


    Exhibited

    Mexico City, Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Quimera de los murales del Palacio de Bellas Artes, April-July 2004, p. 160 (illustrated in color).
    Mexico City, Museo Nacional de Arte, De artesanos y arlequines: Forjando una colección de arte mexicano, July 2005- April 2006, p. 52 (illustrated in color).
    Austin, Mexic-Arte Museum, From Revolution to Renaissance, Mexican Art from the Aaron Collection, April 2007- January 2008.
    Mexico City, Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Antonieta Rivas Mercado, July-October 2008.
    San Antonio, Museo Alameda Smithsonian, Revolution and Renaissance, Mexico and San Antonio, 1910-2010, November 2010- August 2012.
    Austin, Mexic-Arte Museum, From Revolution to Renaissance, Mexican Art from the Aaron Collection, April 2007- January 2008.
    Mexico City, Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Antonieta Rivas Mercado, July-October 2008, p. 118, no. 6 (illustrated in color).
    San Antonio, Museo Alameda Smithsonian, Revolution and Renaissance, Mexico and San Antonio, 1910-2010, November 2010- August 2012.