25 - 26 May 2016
René Portocarrero (1912-1985)
signed and dated 'PORTOCARRERO 57' (lower left and again on the reverse)
oil on canvas
30 x 15 7/8 in. (76.2 x 40.2 cm.)
Painted in 1957.
Jack and Suzanne Froggatt collection, Rancho Mirage, California (acquired directly from the artist in Havana in the late 1950s).
Private collection, Scottsdale, Arizona (by descent from the above).
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