24 - 25 November 2014
Wifredo Lam (Cuban 1902-1982)
Les grues cendrées le soleil couchant
signed and dated 'Wifredo Lam 12-2-46 HAITI' (center lower left)
pen and India ink on paper mounted on canvas
19¼ x 24 in. (49 x 61 cm.)
Executed in 1946.
Edouard Léon Théodore Mesens, Brussels.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 30 November 1995, lot 100 (illustrated in color).
Private collection, Miami.
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London, The London Gallery, The Cuban Painter Wifredo Lam, Twenty Drawings, 5 -30 November, 1946.
We are grateful to Eskil Lam for his assistance cataloguing this work.
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