• Post-War and Contemporary Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5537

    Post-War and Contemporary Art

    25 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 111

    LOURDES CASTRO (B. 1930)

    Ombre portée-bleu blanc

    Price Realised  


    LOURDES CASTRO (B. 1930)
    Ombre portée-bleu blanc
    signed and dated 'Lourdes Castro 1964' (lower left); signed again and titled 'LOURDES CASTRO "ombre portée-bleu blanc"' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    39½ x 31¾in. (100 x 81cm.)
    Painted in 1964

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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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    Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner circa 1964-1965.
    Private Collection, Florida.