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    Sale 2173

    Latin American Sale

    28 - 29 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 97

    Roberto Montenegro (Mexican 1885-1968)

    Roberto Montenegro (Mexican 1885-1968)

    Price Realised  

    Roberto Montenegro (Mexican 1885-1968)
    a. Máscara
    signed 'Montenegro' (lower right) and titled 'Máscara' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    16¾ x 13½ in. (42.5 x 34.3 cm.)


    b. Sunrise
    initialed 'M' (lower right) and signed and dated 'Montenegro 1967' (on the reverse)
    oil on board
    9¾ x 10 5/8 in. (24.7 x 27 cm.)
    Painted in 1967.

    Two in one lot. (2)


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    Provenance

    The Bernard and Edith Lewin Collection of Mexican Art.
    Gift from the above to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT ACQUISITIONS OF LATIN AMERICAN ART