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    Sale 1907

    Latin American Sale Day Session

    19 - 20 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 178

    Mathias Goeritz (German 1915-1990)

    El coco

    Price Realised  

    Mathias Goeritz (German 1915-1990)
    El coco
    cast bronze and goldleaf
    8½ x 6¾ x 5 in. (21 x 17 x 12 cm.)
    Executed in 1976.
    Unique piece.


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    This work is sold with a certificate of authenticity signed by Dra. Lily Kassner.

    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist by the present owner.


    Literature

    F. Morais, Mathias Goeritz, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, 1982, p. 197, no. 195.
    L. Kassner, Mathias Goeritz: Obra, 1915-1990, Conaculta/INBA, Mexico City, 1998, p. 182-3, (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Mexico City, Museo de Arte Moderno, 1984.