28 - 29 May 2008,
Price realised USD 39,400
USD 10,000 - USD 15,000
Pedro Friedeberg (Mexican B. 1937)
New Generation of Infants Hidden
signed twice and dated once 'PEDRO FRIEDEBERG 1969' (lower right)
carved wood, ink and acrylic on wood panel
30 x 30 x 1 in. (76.2 x 76.2 x 2.5 cm.)
Executed in 1969.
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Galería Iturbide, Mexico City.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
PROPERTY OF THE ESTATE OF PHYLLIS CERF WAGNER
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, Regional Senior Specialist, explains how Hong Kong’s fusion of East and West has inspired the curation of FIRST OPEN | Hong Kong on 29 March
Valérie Hess on the erotic — and semi-autobiographical — sculpture considered a masterpiece of the artist's late career