19 - 20 November 2007,
Price realised USD 20,000
USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
Rodolfo Nieto (Mexican 1936-1988)
signed 'nieto' (left center), signed again, dated and inscribed 'Rodolfo Nieto, To-1965-72, Agosto 1965, Colección Nieto' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
35 x 51¼ in. (89 x 130.2 cm.)
Painted in 1965.
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Galeria Merkup A. C., Mexico City.
Jacobo Nicolayevsky, Mexico City.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
Collection of Mr. Guy Greengard of Beverly Hills
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