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    Sale 12166

    Latin American Art

    25 - 26 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 76

    René Portocarrero (1912-1985)

    Catedral

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    René Portocarrero (1912-1985)
    Catedral
    signed and dated 'PORTOCARRERO 58' (lower right)
    casein on board
    14 7/8 x 10 7/8 in. (37.7 x 27.5 cm.)
    Painted in 1958.


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    We are grateful to Fundación Arte Cubano for their assistance cataloguing this work.

    Provenance

    Jack and Suzanne Froggatt collection, Rancho Mirage, California (acquired directly from the artist in Havana in the late 1950s).
    Private collection, Scottsdale, Arizona (by descent from the above).