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    Sale 2005

    Latin American Sale Evening Session

    28 - 29 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 134

    Agustín Cárdenas (Cuban 1927-2001)

    Petit Marbre

    Price Realised  

    Agustín Cárdenas (Cuban 1927-2001)
    Petit Marbre
    signed and dated '71' (on the the bottom)
    white Carrara marble with black granite base
    18 x 4¾ x 3¾ in. (45.7 x 12 x 9.5 cm.) not including base
    Executed in 1971.


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    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist.
    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 19 November 1990, lot 244 (illustrated in color).
    Fenix Fine Art, Miami.
    Gary Nader, Latin American Art Auction: Important Paintings, Sculptures, Drawings and Graphics, Miami, 7 January 1994, lot 121 (illustrated in color).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    J. Pierre, La Sculpture de Cárdenas, Paris, 1971, p. 123, no. 242 (illustrated).