19 - 20 November 2007
David Alfaro Siqueiros (Mexican 1896-1974)
Paz (Carcel preventiva)
signed 'Siqueiros' (lower right), inscribed and signed again 'CARCEL PREVENTIVA, MEX. D.F. SEPTIEMRE (sic) 1961, SIQUEIROS' (on the verso)
gouache and acrylic on paper
16¾ x 12 5/8 in. (42.5 x 32 cm.)
Executed in 1961.
Estate of Corliss Lamont.
Private collection, New York.
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P. Stein, Siqueiros: His Life and Works, International Publishers, New York, p. 83 (illustrated in color).
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