28 - 29 May 2008
Charlotte Yazbek (Mexican 1919-1989)
El buscador de pájaros
signed 'Char Yazbek' (on the base)
bronze with brown patina
26¼ x 13¾ x 6 in. (66.7 x 35 x 15.2 cm.)
Executed in 1971.
Private collection, Chicago.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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