28 - 29 May 2008,
Price realised USD 55,000
USD 35,000 - USD 45,000
Rodolfo Morales (Mexican 1925-2001)
El balcón azul
signed 'RODOLFO MORALES' (lower right)
oil on canvas
47 x 35½ in. (120 x 90 cm.)
Painted circa 1985.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
Galería del Círculo, Mexico City.
Irene Feray collection, Beaumont, Texas.
Anon. sale, Skinner, New York, American and European Paintings & Prints, March 2, 2007.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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
Specialist Fatma Turkkan-Wille and Dr Kim Richter of the Getty Research Institute offer their expert insights
Dina Zhang, specialist in Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art at Christie’s, on crafting a sale that honours Hong Kong’s unique ‘diversity and inclusivity’