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    Sale 2173

    Latin American Sale

    28 - 29 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 49

    Mathias Goeritz (Mexican 1915-1990)

    Mensaje metacrome

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Mathias Goeritz (Mexican 1915-1990)
    Mensaje metacrome
    signed, dated and titled 'MG. 60, Message- metacrome' with passage from Ecclesiastes IV: 8 inscribed in German (on the verso)
    goldleaf on wood
    18 1/8 x 13 7/8 x 7/8 in. (46.3 x 35.2 x 2.2 cm.)
    Executed in 1960.


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    This work is sold with a certificate of authenticity signed by Dra. Lily Kassner and dated 26 March 2009.

    Provenance

    Galería Antonio Souza, Mexico City.
    Acquired from the above (1960).
    By descent to the present owner.