19 - 20 November 2007,
Price realised USD 10,000
USD 8,000 - USD 12,000
Carlos Orozco Romero (Mexican 1898-1984)
Paisaje con figuras
signed 'C. OROZCO ROMERO' (lower left) and numbered 'V-184-310' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
19 x 23 in. (48.3 x 58.4 cm.)
Painted in 1961.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
Galería Central de Arte Misrachi, Mexico City.
Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, 16 May 1991, lot 82 (illustrated in color).
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED COLLECTION
Virgilio Garza, Head of Latin American Paintings, recounts the colourful story of this masterpiece by the great Mexican artist
Zoom in on these beautiful works on display in King Street until 8 March before they head to Paris, Beijing, Los Angeles, Shanghai and New York
Specialist Fatma Turkkan-Wille and Dr Kim Richter of the Getty Research Institute offer their expert insights
Dina Zhang, specialist in Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art at Christie’s, on crafting a sale that honours Hong Kong’s unique ‘diversity and inclusivity’