28 May 2014
Leonora Carrington (British/Mexican 1917-2011)
The Hunt (also known as La gran cacería)
signed and dated 'Leonora Carrington, May 1962' (lower left)
oil and tempera on canvas
15 x 39 5/8 in. (38.1 x 100.7 cm.)
Painted in May 1962.
Galería Juan Martín, Mexico City.
Private collection, New York (acquired from the above circa 1964).
By descent to the present owner.
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We are grateful to Dr. Salomon Grimberg for his assistance cataloguing this work.
This work will be included in the forthcoming authorized catalogue raisonné being prepared by Dr. Salomon Grimberg.
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