28 - 29 May 2008,
Price realised USD 12,500
USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
Aldemir Martins (Brazilian 1922-2006)
signed and dated 'Aldemir Martins 1963- S. Paulo' (lower left)
oil on canvas
51 1/8 x 51 1/8 in. (130 x 130 cm.)
Painted in 1963.
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Please note this lot is offered without a reserve
This lot is offered without reserve.
Galería Bonino, Rio de Janeiro
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