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Mario Carreño (1913-1999)
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF FRANCES ELLEN COUGHLIN
Mario Carreño (1913-1999)

Mario Carreño (1913-1999)

Details
Mario Carreño (1913-1999) a.) Sketch for Atardecer junto al mar signed and dated 'Carreño 71' (lower right) signed again and inscribed 'PARA MI BUENA AMIGA FRANCES, MARIO' (lower left) graphite on paper 8½ x 10½ in. (21.5 x 26.6 cm.) Executed in 1971. Refer to Lot 27 for the painting upon which this sketch is based. b.) Sketch for Mascarón de Proa signed, dated and inscribed 'PARA FRANCES, UN RECUERDO CARIÑOSO Y UN HASTA LUEGO DE CARREÑO - 13 DE AGOSTO 76' (lower left) graphite on paper 11 x 15 in. (27.9 x 38.1 cm.) Executed in 1976. c.) Untitled (Still Life on Drapery) signed, dated and inscribed 'TO FRANCES, CARREÑO -64' (upper left) graphite on paper 8½ x 10 7/8 in. (21.5 x 27.6 cm.) Executed in 1964. d.) Untitled (Biomorphic Composition) signed and dated 'Carreño -74' (right side) ink on paper 20 5/8 x 15 in. (52.3 x 38.1 cm.) Executed in 1974. Four in one lot. (4)
Provenance
Frances Ellen Coughlin collection, La Jolla, California (acquired directly from the artist).
By descent from the above.

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