20 - 21 November 2012
Cornelis Zitman (Dutch/Venezuelan b. 1926)
El campeón (also known as Triunfador)
signed with monogram (on the bicycle seat)
bronze with dark brown patina, with metal and ribbon elements
26 x 22½ x 11 in. (66 x 57.1 x 28 cm.)
Edition six of eight.
Acquired directly from the artist from the present owner.
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São Paulo, Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, XIX Bienal de São Paulo, 1987, no. 30.
Caracas, Museo de Bellas Artes, 8 May- 6 June 1988.
Please note this work is sold with a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist and dated Caracas 9 January 2012.
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