17 - 18 November 2004
Matta (Chilean 1911-2002)
El pájaro del volcán
inscribed with title (upper right)
color crayon and pencil on paper
14½ x 11 5/8 in. (37 x 29.5 cm.)
Executed circa 1940.
Private collection, New York.
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