19 - 20 November 2008,
Price realised USD 27,500
USD 20,000 - USD 25,000
Mira Schendel (BRAZILIAN 1919-1988)
four monotypes on Japanese paper, one signed and dated 'Mira 64' (lower right) others signed 'Mira 65' (lower right)
each: 18½ x 9 1/8 in. (47 x 23.2 cm.)
Four in one lot. (4)
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Mario Schenberg, São Paulo.
Private collection, São Paulo.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
Please note the dimensions for this lot are as follows:
each monotype measures 18½ x 9 1/8 in. (47 x 23.2 cm.)
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