22 - 23 May 2012
Fernando Botero (Colombian b. 1932)
signed and dated 'Botero 06' (lower left)
graphite and colored pencil on amate paper
15½ x 12 in. (39.4 x 30.5 cm.)
Executed in 2006.
Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner.
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Exhibition catalogue, Fernando Botero, Milan, Galleria Tega, 2006, p. 105.
Milan, Galleria Tega, Fernando Botero, 9 May- 15 July 2006.
This work is sold with a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.
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