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    Sale 12166

    Latin American Art

    25 - 26 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 74

    René Portocarrero (1912-1985)

    Mujer

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    René Portocarrero (1912-1985)
    Mujer
    signed and dated 'PORTOCARRERO 57' (lower left and again on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    30 x 15 7/8 in. (76.2 x 40.2 cm.)
    Painted in 1957.


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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).