28 - 29 May 2008,
Price realised USD 3,750
USD 3,500 - USD 4,500
Jose Luis Cuevas (Mexican b. 1933)
signed 'Cuevas' (lower right)
ink on cardboard
16 7/8 x 13¾ in. (42.8 x 35 cm.)
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