17 - 18 November 2009,
Price realised USD 27,500
USD 25,000 - USD 30,000
Guillermo Muñoz Vera (Chilean b. 1956)
signed and dated '87' (lower right)
oil on canvas
51½ x 38¼ in. (131 x 97.1 cm.)
Painted in 1987.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
212 636 2149
Levy Galerie, Hamburg, Germany.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 17 May 1989, lot 112 (illustrated in color).
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
Virgilio Garza, Head of Latin American Paintings, recounts the colourful story of this masterpiece by the great Mexican artist
Zoom in on these beautiful works on display in King Street until 8 March before they head to Paris, Beijing, Los Angeles, Shanghai and New York
Dina Zhang, Head of Sale for Asian Contemporary Art, explains how Hong Kong’s meeting of East and West has shaped her view of art
François de Ricqlès, President of Christie's France, explains how this exceptional work speaks to the Rockefellers’ mutually admiring relationship with France