19 - 20 November 2008,
Price realised USD 12,500
USD 20,000 - USD 25,000
Meyer Vaisman (Venezuelan b. 1960)
signed, dated and titled 'Meyer Vaisman "Hi-Ho" 1990' (on left side lower rod)
cotton, silk, rayon, gold leaf
overall dimensions 96 x 92 x 9 in. (244 x 234 x 23 cm.)
Executed in 1990.
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Please note this lot is offered without a reserve
This lot is offered without reserve.
Sonnabend Gallery, New York.
Thomas Ammann Fine Art, Zurich.
Acquired from the above by present owner.
Virgilio Garza, Head of Latin American Paintings, recounts the colourful story of this masterpiece by the great Mexican artist
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