28 - 29 May 2009
PROPERTY OF THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT ACQUISITIONS OF LATIN AMERICAN ART
This lot is offered without a reserve
José Chávez Morado (Mexican 1909-2002)
signed and dated 'CHAVEZ MORADO, 58' (lower left)
tempera on Japanese paper
23 3/8 x 35 3/8 in. (59.4 x 90 cm.)
Executed in 1958.
The Bernard and Edith Lewin Collection of Mexican Art.
Gift from the above to the present owner.
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