• Latin American Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2222

    Latin American Sale

    17 - 18 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 241

    Ricardo Mazal (Mexican b. 1950)

    My Brother Doesn't Talk I

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    Ricardo Mazal (Mexican b. 1950)
    My Brother Doesn't Talk I
    oil on canvas
    each: 80¼ x 36¼ in. (203.8 x 92 cm.)
    overall: 80¼ x 72½ in. (203.8 x 184.1 cm.)
    Painted in 1996.
    Diptych.


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    Provenance

    Galería Ramis Barquet, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner (1997).


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this diptych was conceived by the artist with a 1½ in. separation between the panels. Please note the following additional cataloguing:
    My Brother Doesn't Talk I
    Exhibited:
    New York, The Americas Society Art Gallery, Embodied Abstraction: Laura Anderson Barbata, Linda Matalon, Ricardo Mazal, 5 February- 30 March 1997.
    Monterrey, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey, Ricardo Mazal: Obras 1991-2000, April- July 2000, no. 21.

    Literature:
    Exhibition catalogue, Embodied Abstraction: Laura Anderson Barbata, Linda Matalon and Ricardo Mazal, New York, Americas Society Art Gallery, 1997, p. 5 (illustrated in color).
    Exhibition catalogue, Ricardo Mazal: Obras 1991-2000, Monterrey, Museo de arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey, 2000, p. 46, no. 21 (illustrated in color).


    Literature

    Exhibition catalogue, Embodied Abstraction: Laura Anderson Barbata, Linda Matalon and Ricardo Mazal, New York, Americas Society Art Gallery, 1997, p. 5 (illustrated in color).
    Exhibition catalogue, Ricardo Mazal: Obras 1991-2000, Monterrey, Museo de arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey, 2000, p. 46, no. 21 (illustrated in color).


    Exhibited

    New York, The Americas Society Art Gallery, Embodied Abstraction: Laura Anderson Barbata, Linda Matalon, Ricardo Mazal, 5 February- 30 March 1997.
    Monterrey, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey, Ricardo Mazal: Obras 1991-2000, April- July 2000, no. 21.