28 - 29 May 2009
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MILTON AND NONA WARD
Rene Portocarrero (Cuban 1912-1986)
Untitled (Woman with Umbrella)
signed and dated 'PORTOCARRERO, 1945' (lower left)
gouache on heavy paper
27 7/8 x 22 1/8 in. (70.8 x 56.2 cm.)
Executed in 1945.
Acquired by Milton and Nona Ward.
By descent to the present owners.
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