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    Sale 2173

    Latin American Sale

    28 - 29 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 36

    Mario Carreño (Cuban 1913-1999)

    Diálogo rojo y negro

    Price Realised  

    Mario Carreño (Cuban 1913-1999)
    Diálogo rojo y negro
    signed and dated 'Carreño- 61' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    53¼ x 34½ in. (135.2 x 87.6 cm.)
    Painted in 1961.


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    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist by the present owner.


    Literature

    Exhibition brochure, Carreño, Santiago, Chile, Galería Alessandri, Sala Reifschneider, 1961, no. 18 (illustrated on cover).
    M. Carreñeo Morales, Mario Carreño: cronología del recuerdo, Santiago, Chile, 1991, p. 76 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Santiago, Chile, Galería Alessandri, Sala Reifschneider, Carreño, October 3- 18, 1961, no. 18.
    Santiago, Chile, Museo de Bellas Artes de Santiago, Mario Carreño: Retrospective Exhibition, 1991.