20 - 21 November 2012
René Portocarrero (Cuban 1912-1985)
signed and dated 'PORTOCARRERO, 56' (lower left)
Plaka (casein paint) on paper laid on masonite
19 7/8 x 15 in. (50.5 x 38.1 cm.)
Painted in 1956.
Enrique Sosa, Havana (acquired directly from the artist in 1957).
Acquired from the above by the present owner (2005).
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This work is sold with a certificate of authenticity from the Fundación de Arte Cubano signed by José Veigas Zamora and Ramón Vázquez Díaz and dated 1 July 2009.
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