22 - 23 November 2016
PROPERTY FROM THE LEWIN FAMILY COLLECTION
Alfredo Ramos Martínez (1871-1946)
signed, dated and inscribed 'A Remember to Mr. Bram, in the opening of "La Avenida Cafe" From RAMOS MARTÍNEZ, Oct. 15, 1938' (upper left)
tempera and Conté crayon on newsprint laid down on cardboard
19 ¼ x 15 ½ in. (48.9 x 39.4 cm.)
Executed in 1938.
Gift from the artist to La Avenida Cafe.
Private collection, Miami.
Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, 25 May 2005, lot 7 (illustrated in color).
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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Louis Stern has confirmed the authenticity of this work. It will be included in the catalogue raisonné of works on paper, to be published by the Alfredo Ramos Martinez Research Project.
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