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    1 - 2 July 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 397

    Romero Britto (BRAZILIAN, B. 1963) and others

    The Cyrenean helps Jesus Carry the Cross; the 5th Station from The Stations of the Cross: 14 paintings

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    Romero Britto (BRAZILIAN, B. 1963) and others
    The Cyrenean helps Jesus Carry the Cross; the 5th Station from The Stations of the Cross: 14 paintings
    the first signed and dated 'Romero Britto 1991' (upper left)
    the first acrylic on canvas
    each 24 x 24 in. (61 x 61 cm.)
    Painted in 1991. (14)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Commissioned from the artists by Michel Roux in 1991.
    By whom donated to the present owner, to benefit the artist-in-residence program.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF ATLANTIC CENTER FOR THE ARTS
    SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ARTISTS-IN-RESIDENCE PROGRAM


    Exhibited

    New York, The French Embassy, 1991.