21 - 22 November 2006
Rafael Coronel (Mexican B. 1932)
signed 'RAFAEL CORONEL' (lower left), inscribed and signed again 'CABALLO R.C.A.' (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
49¼ x 59 in. (125 x 150 cm.)
The Bernard and Edith Lewin collection of Mexican Art.
Gift from the above to the present owner.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
*This painting is sold to benefit the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles. Accordingly, this lot may be exempt from sales tax as set forth in the Sales Tax Notice at the back of this catalogue.
No sales tax is due on the purchase price of this lot if it is picked up or delivered in the State of New York.
PROPERTY FROM THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT FUTURE ACQUISITIONS
We spend time with the Colombian artist at her studio in Bogotá, where she talks about her emotional relationship with light, colour and space
The sea would become a recurrent theme for the Cuban artist who was at the forefront of the Miami generation in the 1980s
An introduction to the art produced across a period of 330 years, with expert insights from leading collectors
Expert insights into a category witnessing a sharp rise in new buyers — illustrated with works from our upcoming sale in New York
Wine specialist Charles Foley tells the colourful story of a wine steeped in Burgundian tradition, ahead of a rare case being offered in London in June
Specialist Ruben Lien admires a trio of Buddhist sculptures, including this 18th-century piece from a San Francisco department store