28 - 29 May 2009
PROPERTY OF THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT ACQUISITIONS OF LATIN AMERICAN ART
This lot is offered without a reserve
Rafael Coronel (Mexican b. 1932)
signed 'RAFAEL CORONEL' (lower left)
gouache and charcoal on paper
39¼ x 27 3/8 in. (100 x 69.5 cm.)
The Bernard and Edith Lewin Collection of Mexican Art.
Gift from the above to the present owner.
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