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    Sale 2173

    Latin American Sale

    28 - 29 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 168

    Joaquín Torres-García (Uruguayan 1874-1949)

    Frutas

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Joaquín Torres-García (Uruguayan 1874-1949)
    Frutas
    initialed and dated 'J.T.G. 40' (lower left)
    oil on cardboard
    16 x 18 in. (40.6 x 45.7 cm.)
    Painted in 1940.


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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 1940.68.

    Provenance

    Estate of the Artist (#761), Montevideo.
    Estate of Horacio Torres, Montevideo.
    Galería Sur, Montevideo.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner (1999).


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    Montevideo, Galería Sur, Bodegones del sur, 1999, no. 16.