28 May 2014
Joaquín Torres-García (Uruguayan 1874-1949)
Calle con hombre y carrito (also known as Street Scene)
signed 'J. Torres-GARCIA' (lower left) and dated '30' (lower right) inscribed 'AN ORIGINAL DRAWING BY J.TORRES GARCIA OF 1930. CECILIA DE TORRES' (on the verso)
ink on paper
7¼ x 9 3/8 in. (18.4 x 23.8 cm.)
Executed in 1930.
Acquired from the estate of the artist.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 27 November 1984, lot 46 (illustrated).
Royal Marks Gallery, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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We are grateful to the Joaquín Torres-García Archive of Alejandra, Aurelio and Claudio Torres for their assistance in the cataloging this work.
We are also grateful to Cecilia de Torres for her assistance cataloguing this work.
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