25 - 26 May 2016
Edgar Negret (1920-2012)
Espejo de agua reflejando la Cruz del Sur
signed, dated, and titled, 'NEGRET, 1993, Espejo de agua reflejando la cruz del sur' (on the verso)
38 1/4 x 38 1/4 x 4 1/2 in. (97.2 x 97.2 x 11.4 cm.)
Executed in 1977.
Private collection, Bogotá.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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Homenaje Negret, escultor, Bogotá, Villegas Editores, 2004, p. 195 (illustrated in color).
This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by Germán Alvarado, director of the Galería Casa Negret, G.A., dated May 2003.
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