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    Sale 2173

    Latin American Sale

    28 - 29 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 4

    Rodolfo Morales (Mexican 1925-2001)

    Orquesta de las tías

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Rodolfo Morales (Mexican 1925-2001)
    Orquesta de las tías
    signed 'RODOLFO MORALES' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    31 3/8 x 39 3/8 in. (80 x 100 cm.)
    Painted in 1987.


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    Provenance

    Arte de Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Mexico.
    Private collection, New York.


    Literature

    Rodolfo Morales: Juegos y Evocaciones, Arte de Oaxaca, Oaxaca, 1994, p. 67, no. 11 (illustrated in color and also on the cover).


    Exhibited

    San Francisco, The Mexican Museum, Rodolfo Morales: Juegos y Evocaciones, August 1996 - February 1997. This exhibition later traveled from 1997 - December 1999 to the following venues: Washington, D.C., Instituto Cultural Mexicano; Long Beach, Latin American Art Museum; San Antonio, Mexican Cultural Institute; Corpus Christi, South Texas Institute for the Arts; El Paso, Mexican Cultural Center Paso del Norte; Chicago, The Mexican Cultural and Educational Institute of Chicago; Austin, Mexic-Arte Museum; Ponte-Claire, Quebec, Stewart Hall Art Gallery; Quebec, Centre Cultural de Drummonville; Saskatchewan, Moose Jaw Art Museum; British Columbia, Vernon Art Gallery.