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    Sale 2127

    Open House

    12 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 157

    Julio Galán (1958-2006)

    Niño Fingiéndose Muerto

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    Julio Galán (1958-2006)
    Niño Fingiéndose Muerto
    signed and dated 'Julio Galán '85' (lower right) and inscribed 'Y DE REPENTE UNA NUBE NEGRA...TE ENVOLVERA...' (right center edge)
    oil on canvas
    20 x 30 in. (50.8 x 76.2 cm.)
    Painted in 1985.


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    Provenance

    Private collection, New York


    Literature

    Julio Galán: Exposión Retrospectiva, exh. cat., Museo de Arte Contemporneo de Monterrey, 1993, p. 138 (illustrated in color).


    Exhibited

    Escondido, California Center for the Arts, Espíritu, September 1995-January 1996.