28 - 29 May 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 15,000
Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000
Mario Carreño (Cuban 1913-1999)
signed and dated 'Carreño 58' (lower right)
gouache on board
25 x 17 in. (64 x 43 cm.)
Painted in 1958.
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The work is a sketch for the bar mural at Viña del Mar Casino in Chile. The mural was torn down during the renovation of the casino in 1960.
Private collection, Brussels.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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