19 - 20 November 2008
Rafael Coronel (Mexican b. 1931)
signed 'Rafael Coronel.' (lower left)
oil on canvas
50¼ x 40 in. (127.6 x 101.6 cm.)
Painted circa 1986.
The Bernard and Edith Lewin collection of Mexican Art.
Gift from the above to the present owner.
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