20 - 21 November 2018
Oswaldo Vigas (1926-2014)
El gallo de la pasión
signed and dated 'VIGAS 98' (lower right and again on the reverse) titled 'EL GALLO DE LA PASION' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
70 7/8 x 47 ¼ in. (179.9 x 120 cm.)
Painted in 1998.
Acquired directly from the artist (2001).
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C. Silva, Oswaldo Vigas, leyendas de mañana, Caracas, Editorial Arte, 2001 (illustrated in color).
This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from the Fundación Oswaldo Vigas, signed by Lorenzo Vigas.
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