22 - 23 May 2012
Rómulo Macció (Argentinian b. 1931)
Domestique (ou palais noir)
signed 'Macció' (lower left) signed again and inscribed 'DOMESTIQUE OU PALAIS NOIR' (on the back stretcher bar)
oil on canvas
58¾ x 58¾ in. (149.2 x 149.2 cm.)
Painted circa 1968.
Victor Najmias Gallery, Buenos Aires.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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Please note the correct title for this work is Domestique (ou palais noir).
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