26 June 2013
Antonio Saura (1930-1998)
signed and dated 'SAURA 62' (lower left)
acrylic, ink, watercolour, wax crayon, graphite on paper
24½ x 35 3⁄8in. (62.3 x 90cm.)
Executed in 1962
Marina Saura Collection, Geneva.
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Saragossa, Museo Pablo Serrano, Saura, Multitudes, 2003 (illustrated, p. 43). This exhibition later travelled to San Sebastian, Kubo-Kutxaespacio del Arte and Pamplona, Museo de Navarra (illustrated, p. 55).
This work will be included in the forthcoming Antonio Saura Catalogue Raisonné, being prepared by the Archives Antonio Saura and Olivier Weber-Caflisch.
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