28 - 29 May 2009
Fernando Botero (Colombian b. 1932)
signed and numbered 'Botero 2/6' (on the base)
bronze with dark brown patina
22 3/8 x 15 x 8¾ in. (56.8 x 38 x 22.2 cm.)
Executed in 2006.
Edition two of six.
Galerie Thomas, Munich.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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