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    Sale 2005

    Latin American Sale Evening Session

    28 - 29 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 248

    Felipe Castañeda (Mexican b. 1933)

    Maternity

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Felipe Castañeda (Mexican b. 1933)
    Maternity
    signed, dated and numbered 'F. CASTAÑEDA, 1982, II VII' (lower left)
    bronze with brown patina
    42 x 40½ x 30 in. (106.6 x 103 x 76.2 cm.)
    Executed in 1982.
    Edition two of seven.


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    *This sculpture is sold to benefit the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles. Accordingly, this lot may be exempt from sales tax as set forth in the Sales Tax Notice at the back of this catalogue.

    Provenance

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


    Pre-Lot Text

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