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    Sale 2017

    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 July 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 355

    Horacio Torres (ITALIAN/URUGUAYAN, 1924-1976)

    Female torso with white draperies

    Price Realised  

    Horacio Torres (ITALIAN/URUGUAYAN, 1924-1976)
    Female torso with white draperies
    signed and dated 'Horacio Torres- 1972' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    37 x 24¾ in. (94 x 62.9 cm.)
    Painted in 1972.


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    Provenance

    with Noah Goldowsky Inc., New York.
    with Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago.
    Acquired from the above by the previous owner, 1973.
    By descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF DR. GERHARD STRAUS
    (LOTS 341-355)


    Exhibited

    Boston, Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Horacio Jones, 9 January-3 March 1974, no. 10 (illustrated).