19 - 20 November 2007
Javier Silva Meinel (Peru B. 1949)
a.) El hombre y el mar, madre e hija, Lurin, Lima Peru
signed 'Javier Silva Meinel' and titled, dated and numbered 'El hombre y el mar, El pelicano, Lurin, Lima, Peru 1993, 3/35, # 104011-C' (on the verso)
gelatin silver print
13¼ x 13¾ in. (33.6 x 34.9 cm.)
Printed in 1993.
b.) Rostro con peces, Shipibo, Pucallpa, Peru
signed 'Javier Silva Meinel' (on the verso) and also titled 'Rostro con peces, Shipibo, Cowibo, Pucallpa, Peru, 1996' gelatin silver print
13¾ x 13½ in. (34.9 x 34.3 cm.)
Printed in 1996.
Two in one lot. (2)
Throckmorton Fine Art, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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