22 - 23 November 2016
Carlos Mérida (1891-1984)
a) El círculo azul
signed and dated 'CARLOS MERIDA 1965' (lower left); signed and titled 'CARLOS MERIDA EL CIRCULO AZUL' (on the reverse)
petroplastic on panel
19 ½ x 14 ¼ in. (49.5 x 36.2 cm.)
Painted in 1965.
b) Variaciones sobre un tema, no. 1
signed and dated 'CARLOS MERIDA 1970' (lower right)
acrylic on panel
14 ¾ x 10 ¾ in. (37.5 x 27.3 cm.)
Painted in 1970.
c) Nimá Galel
signed and dated 'CARLOS MERIDA 1968' (lower center); signed, dated and titled twice 'Carlos Mérida 1968 Nimá Galel' (on the reverse)
acrylic on paper
30 ¼ x 22 in. (76.8 x 55.9 cm.)
Painted in 1968.
d) Proyecto para una pintura en Duco
signed and dated 'Carlos Merida 1941' (lower center); titled 'Proyecto para una pintura en Duco' (lower left)
pencil and gouache on paper
17 ½ x 16 ½ in. (44.5 x 41.9 cm.)
Painted in 1941.
Four in one lot.
Bernard and Edith Lewin collection, Palm Springs, California.
By descent from the above to the present owner.
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a & b) Palm Springs, California, Palm Springs Desert Museum, 20th Century Mexican Masters, 23 March - 6 May 1979.
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