28 - 29 May 2009
Rafael Coronel (Mexican b. 1932)
signed 'RAFAEL CORONEL' (lower right) signed again, dated and titled 'RAFAEL CORONEL, MI ABUELA, MEX 1966' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
47¼ x 39½ in. (120 x 100.3 cm.)
Painted in 1966.
The Bernard and Edith Lewin Collection of Mexican Art.
Gift from the above to the present owner.
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