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    Sale 2173

    Latin American Sale

    28 - 29 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 192

    Jesus Rafael Soto (Venezuelan 1923-2005)

    Jai-Alai Series, No. 1

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jesus Rafael Soto (Venezuelan 1923-2005)
    Jai-Alai Series, No. 1
    signed and numbered 'Soto 41/300' (upper right)
    double sided; Perspex plastic with metal rods
    21¼ x 24.¾ x 15½ in. (54 x 63 x 39 cm.)
    Executed in 1969.
    Marlborough Gallery Edition, New York, Edition 41 of 300.


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    Provenance

    Private collection, Caracas.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    Exhibition catalogue, Soto, Madrid, Palacio de Velázquez del Parque del Retiro, 1982, no. M11, p. 127 (another example illustrated). Exhibition catalogue, Exposición Individual de Jesús Rafael Soto, New York, Marlborough Galleries, 1969, no. 222 (another example illustrated).