Alfredo Ramos Martínez (Mexican 1871-1946)
Vendedoras de frutas
signed 'RAMOS MARTÍNEZ' (upper right)
tempera and Conté crayon on The New York Times newsprint (September 8, 1935) laid on cardboard
22¾ x 17 in. (57.8 x 43.2 cm.)
Executed circa 1935.
Peterson Tractor and Equipment Company, California.
Gift from the above to Maxine Toft, in honor of her 25th anniversary of employment (1982).
Private collection, San Francisco.
Louis Stern Fine Arts, West Hollywood.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
We are grateful to María Ramos Martínez Bolster, Margarita Nieto and Louis Stern for their assistance in confirming the authenticity of this work.