29 - 30 May 2013,
Price realised USD 17,500
USD 10,000 - USD 15,000
Felipe Castañeda (Mexican b. 1933)
Untitled (Seated Woman)
signed and dated 'F.CASTAÑEDA, 1992' (on the base)
27 5/8 x 15½ x 24 in. (70.2 x 39.4 x 61 cm.)
Executed in 1992.
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The Bernard and Edith Lewin Collection of Mexican Art.
Gift from the above to the present owner.
PROPERTY OF THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT ACQUISITIONS OF LATIN AMERICAN ART
Virgilio Garza, Head of Latin American Paintings, recounts the colourful story of this masterpiece by the great Mexican artist
Zoom in on these beautiful works on display in King Street until 8 March before they head to Paris, Beijing, Los Angeles, Shanghai and New York
Dina Zhang, Head of Sale for Asian Contemporary Art, explains how Hong Kong’s meeting of East and West has shaped her view of art
François de Ricqlès, President of Christie's France, explains how this exceptional work speaks to the Rockefellers’ mutually admiring relationship with France