• Latin American Art auction at Christies

    Sale 12166

    Latin American Art

    25 - 26 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 134

    Rufino Tamayo (1899-1991)

    Cabeza en verde

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Rufino Tamayo (1899-1991)
    Cabeza en verde
    signed and dated 'Tamayo, O-73' (lower right)
    oil and sand on wood board
    14 3/4 x 9 3/4 in. (37.5 x 24.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1973.


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    We are grateful to art historian Juan Carlos Pereda for his assistance cataloguing this work.

    Provenance

    Galería de Arte Misrachi, Mexico City (acquired directly from the artist).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner (11 July 1974).