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Wifredo Lam (1902-1982)
Gallo Caribe
signed and dated 'Wifredo Lam 1953' lower right
oil on canvas
28¾ x 36¼in. (73 x 92 cm.)
Painted in 1953
Provenance
Pyramid Galleries, Washington, D.C.
Instituto de Arte Contemporáneo, Lima
Private collection, Lima
Literature
M. Leiris, Lam, Milan, Fratelli Fabbri, 1970, n. 94 (illustrated) M.-P. Fouchet, Wifredo Lam, Poligrafa/Cercle d'Art, Barcelona/Paris, 1st edition, 1976, p.100, n.106 (illustrated)
M.-P. Fouchet, Wifredo Lam, Poligrafa/Cercle d'Art, Barcelona/Paris, 2nd edition, 1989, p.104, n. 106 (illustrated)
M. Zambrano, Algunos Lugares de la Pintura, Madrid, Ediciones Acanto, 1989, p. 197, n.n.(illustrated in color)
L. Laurin-Lam, Wifredo Lam, Catalogue Raisonné of the Painted Work, Volume I, 1923-1960, Lausanne, S. Acatos, 1996, p. 443, n. 52.04 (illustrated), incorrectly catalogued as being dated 'ca. 1952'
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