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    Sale 12167

    Latin American Art

    22 - 23 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 202

    Julio Galán (1958-2006)

    Un amour en trompe-l'oeil

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    Julio Galán (1958-2006)
    Un amour en trompe-l'oeil
    signed and dated 'Julio Galan, 98' (lower right) inscribed 'LE DIABLE EN PERSONNE' (upper left) 'AMOUR, UNE AMOUR EN TROMPE-L'OEIL' (lower center right) 'MI CUERPO, PITÓN, STAND STILL' (upper center right)
    oil on canvas with collage, velvet and silk fabrics, plastic beads, metal ring, toy bear head, and black veil
    73 ½ x 51 ½ in. (186.7 x 130.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1998.


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    Provenance

    Galería Ramis Barquet, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Exhibited

    London, Timothy Taylor Gallery, Julio Galán, 16 September-10 October 1998 (illustrated in color).