23 - 24 May 2006
Jesus Rafael Soto (Venezuelan 1923-2005)
Ocres con negro
titled, signed and dated 'OCRES CON NEGRO, Soto 1970' (on the verso)
painted wood and metal
38 x 38 x 6 in. (97 x 97 x 15 cm.)
Executed in 1970.
Catani-Tananbaum Gallery, New York.
Anon. sale, Finarte, Milan, 13 June 1978, lot 201.
Galleria La Bertesca, Genoa, Italy.
Sotheby's, New York, Important Contemporary Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, 8 November 1979, lot 874 (illustrated).
Private collection, New York.
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G.-G. Lemaire, Soto, Éditions de la Différence, Paris, 1997, p. 120 (illustrated in color).
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