28 - 29 May 2008
Ricardo Martínez (Mexican B. 1918)
signed and dated 'Ricardo Martínez 54' (lower right)
oil on canvas
41 3/8 x 31½ in. (105 x 80 cm.)
Painted in 1954.
Private collection, Arlington, Virginia.
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