19 - 20 November 2007,
Price realised USD 49,000
USD 12,000 - USD 18,000
Manuel Mendive (Cuban B. 1944)
La fuga del crepúsculo
signed and dated 'MENDIVE, 2006' (lower right)
acrylic on canvas
47½ x 60 in. (120.6 x 152.4 cm.)
Painted in 2006.
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This work is sold with a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.
Acquired from the artist by the present owner.
Please note the correct spelling of the artist's name is Manuel Mendive.
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