19 - 20 November 2008
This lot is offered without a reserve
Ruben Torres Llorca (Cuban B. 1957)
Make Me a Mask
installation of 16 elements--eight ceramic heads of various dimensions: smallest 5 x 3½ x 3 in. (13 x 9 x 8 cm.)
largest 7 x 3½ x 3 in. (18 x 9 x 8 cm.)
eight slate blackboards each 6½ x 8½ x 1/4 in. (17 x 21 x .6 cm.)
ceramic and slate
overall dimensions variable.
Acquired from the artist by the present owner.
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