Joaquín Torres-García (Uruguayan 1874-1949)
signed and dated 'J. Torres GARCIA 1924' (lower left)
oil on heavy cardboard laid on canvas
19¾ x 27 7/8 in. (50.2 x 70.8 cm.)
Painted in 1924.
Fernando Guereta, Spain.
CDS Gallery, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
New York, CDS Gallery, Latin American Artists, 13- 28 May 1994.
New York, CDS Gallery, Joaquín Torres-García: Paintings, Constructions, Drawings from 1920-1943, 17 October 1997- 30 January 1998.
New York, CDS Gallery, Latin American Artists: Paintings and Drawings, 1 May- 25 July 1998.
New York, CDS Gallery, Joaquín Torres-García: Paintings, Drawings, Books--In memory of Royal Marks and Herb Gower, 29 May- 29 July 2000.
New York, CDS Gallery, Latin American Masters, 12 November 2004- 21 January 2005.
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 P1924.28.