22 - 23 May 2012
This lot is offered without a reserve
Luis González Palma (Guatemalan b. 1957)
signed, titled and numbered 'Luis González Palma, 1994, la palma, 8/15' (on the verso)
hand colored gelatin silver print
19 x 19½ in. (48.3 x 49.5 cm.)
Edition eight of fifteen.
Alafot International, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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L. Leonelli, Luis González Palma: El Silencio de los Mayas, Barcelona, Lunwerg Editores SA, 1998 (another example illustrated in color and on the cover).
Please note this lot is offered without a reserve
This lot is offered without reserve.
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