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Joaquin Torres Garcia (Uruguayan 1874-1949)
Joaquin Torres Garcia (Uruguayan 1874-1949)

Retrato imaginario

Details
Joaquin Torres Garcia (Uruguayan 1874-1949)
Retrato imaginario
signed 'JTG' (upper left) and dated '43' (upper right)
oil on board laid down on panel
16¼ x 11¾ in. (41.3 x 29.8 cm.)
Painted in 1943.
Provenance
Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, Important Latin American Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture and Prints, 19 May 1993, lot 209 (illustrated in color).
Anon. sale, Christie's East, New York, The Latin American Sale, 23 November 1999, lot 13 (illustrated in color).
Literature
Exhibition catalogue, Joaquín Torres-García, Granada, Caja General de Ahorros y Monte de Piedad de Granada, 1990 (illustrated).
Exhibited
Granada, Caja General de Ahorros y Monte de Piedad de Granada, Joaquín Torres-García, June - July 1990.

Lot Essay

We are grateful to Mrs. Cecilia de Torres for her assistance in confirming the authenticity of this work; to be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist under archive number P.1943.103.

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