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    Sale 2173

    Latin American Sale

    28 - 29 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 174

    Marcelo Bonevardi (Argentinian 1929-1994)

    Divination Object VII

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    Marcelo Bonevardi (Argentinian 1929-1994)
    Divination Object VII
    signed, dated and titled 'Bonevardi 63, Divination Object VII' (on the reverse)
    acrylic on textured substrate on canvas with cutouts on wood stretcher, painted wood assemblage and carving
    47¼ x 47¼ in. (120 x 120 x 9 cm.)
    Executed in 1963.


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    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist.
    Galeria Bonino Ltd., New York.
    Private collection, Los Angeles.
    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 7 May 1980, lot 22 (illustrated).
    Window South collection, Menlo Park, California.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the full provenance for this work is as follows:
    Acquired from the artist.
    Galeria Bonino Ltd., New York.
    Private collection, Los Angeles.
    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 7 May 1980, lot 22 (illustrated).
    Window South collection, Menlo Park, California.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    J. Bennett and G. Bonevardi, ed., Bonevardi: Chasing Shadows- Constructing Art, Austin, University of Texas Press, 2007, p. 86, no. 64 (illustrated in color).