28 - 29 May 2008,
Price realised USD 79,000
USD 60,000 - USD 80,000
Gunther Gerzso (Mexican 1915-2000)
signed and dated 'GERZSÓ 81' (lower right); titled, signed and dated 'AZUL-VERDE-NARANJA, GERZSÓ, IV-81' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas laid on board
15 x 21¾ in. (38 x 55.2 cm.)
Painted in 1981.
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Acquired from the artist.
Private collection, Mexico City.
Virgilio Garza, Head of Latin American Paintings, recounts the colourful story of this masterpiece by the great Mexican artist
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