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    Sale 12167

    Latin American Art

    22 - 23 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 190

    Omar Rayo (1928-2010)

    Embrión de dragón XX

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    Omar Rayo (1928-2010)
    Embrión de dragón XX
    signed, dated and titled 'OMAR RAYO NUEVA YORK 1997 EMBRIÓN DE DRAGÓN XX' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    55 x 55 in. (140 x 140 cm.) dimensions when installed
    39 7/8 x 39 7/8 in. (101.3 x 101.3 cm.) square
    Painted in New York in 1997.


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    Provenance

    Durban Segnini Gallery, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from the Museo Rayo signed by Agueda Pizarro Rayo.


    Literature

    Omar Rayo: Homenaje, Bogotá, Villegas Editores, 2006, p. 168 and 175 (illustrated in color).