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    Sale 12166

    Latin American Art

    25 - 26 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 140

    Ricardo Martínez (1918-2009)

    Mujer con palmas

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    Ricardo Martínez (1918-2009)
    Mujer con palmas
    signed and dated 'Ricardo Martínez 2000' (lower right) signed again, dated twice and titled 'Ricardo Martínez 2000 MUJER CON PALMAS 2000' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    35 1/2 x 47 1/4 in. (90.2 x 120 cm.)
    Painted in 2000.


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    We are grateful to the estate of the artist and the Fundación Ricardo Martínez for their assistance confirming the authenticity of this work.
    We are grateful to Dr. Mark Ruben for his assistance cataloguing this work.

    Provenance

    Private collection, Mexico City (acquired directly from the artist).
    Private collection, Vendome, France (by descent from the above).