19 - 20 November 2007
Rogelio Polesello (Argentinian b. 1939)
signed and dated 'POLESELLO 1974' (on the center edge)
86½ x 41¼ in. (220 x 104.7 cm.)
Executed in 1974.
Private collection, Miami.
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We are grateful to the artist for confirming the authenticity of this work.
Please note this lot is sold with a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist and dated October 29, 2007.
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