28 - 29 May 2009
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION
Joaquín Torres-García (Uruguayan 1874-1949)
initialed and dated 'J.T.G. 40' (lower left)
oil on cardboard
16 x 18 in. (40.6 x 45.7 cm.)
Painted in 1940.
Estate of the Artist (#761), Montevideo.
Estate of Horacio Torres, Montevideo.
Galería Sur, Montevideo.
Acquired from the above by the present owner (1999).
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Montevideo, Galería Sur, Bodegones del sur, 1999, no. 16.
We are grateful to Mrs. Cecilia de Torres for her assistance in confirming the authenticity of this work; to be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist under archive number P 1940.68.
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