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Oswaldo Vigas (1926-2014)
Oswaldo Vigas (1926-2014)

Iniciación

Details
Oswaldo Vigas (1926-2014)
Iniciación
signed 'VIGAS' (lower right) signed, dated, and titled 'O. VIGAS, Paris 54, Iniciación' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
25 ¼ x 19 ¾ in. (64 x 50 cm.)
Painted in Paris in 1954.
Provenance
Acquired directly from artist.
Private collection, Caracas.
Private collection, Miami.
Exhibited
Caracas, Sala de Exposiciones Fundación Eugenio Mendoza, 1953-1957 O. Vigas, 25 de Octubre de 1957 – 10 Noviembre de 1957. This exhibition also travelled to Valencia, Venezuela, Ateneo de Valencia, December 1957.
Washington D.C, Pan American Union, Oswaldo Vigas of Venezuela, 15 April-14 May 1958.
Caracas, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Caracas, Oswaldo Vigas, ideografías de París 1952-1957, 2002.
Maracaibo, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo del Zulia, Oswaldo Vigas, ideografías de París 1952-1957, 10 November-26 February 2005.
Caracas, Galería Arte Ascaso, Vigas constructivistas Paris 1953 – 1957, 6 November-16 December 2013.
Miami, Ascaso Gallery, Vigas constructivistas Paris 1953 – 1957, 28 November 2012-30 March 2013.

Lot Essay

This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from the Fundación Oswaldo Vigas, signed by Jeannine Castès de Vigas.
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