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    Sale 1907

    Latin American Sale Day Session

    19 - 20 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 135

    Joaquin Torres Garcia (Uruguayan 1874-1949)

    Figure avec chapeau et ruban rouge (Dame au ruban rouge)

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    Estimate

    Joaquin Torres Garcia (Uruguayan 1874-1949)
    Figure avec chapeau et ruban rouge (Dame au ruban rouge)
    signed twice 'J. Torres-García' (upper right and lower left) and dated '28' (upper left)
    oil on canvas
    22 x 16¼ in. (55.8 x 41.3 cm.)
    Painted in 1928.


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    We are grateful to Mrs. Cecilia de Torres for her assistance in confirming the authenticity of this work; to be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist under archive number P 1928.55.

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    Provenance

    Estate of the Artist No. 384.
    Manolita Piña de Torres García.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    Montevideo, Asociación Cristiana de Jóvenes, October 1936.
    Buenos Aires, Homenaje a Torres-García, Galería Palatína, 1978, no. 8.