19 - 20 November 2007,
Price realised USD 18,750
USD 15,000 - USD 20,000
Fernando de Szyzlo (Peruvian B. 1925)
Camino a Mendieta
titled and dated 'CAMINO A MENDIETA, ORRANTIA/78' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
39½ x 32 in. (100.3 x 81.3 cm.)
Painted in 1978.
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Acquired from the artist.
Private collection, Mexico.
By descent to the present owner.
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