inscribed lower right: Comadre: Cuando me muera/Haga de mi barro un jarro;/Si tiene se de-mi... beba/Si a los labios se le pega/son los besos de su charro.
Private Collection, Mexico City
Luis Garrido, Saturnino Herrán, Mexico City, 1971, n.n., discussed Saturnino Herrán Gudiño, Sandra Benito Vélez, et. al.,Saturnino Herrán, Mexico City, 2010, p. 58, discussed
This painting is part of the National Heritage of Mexico and cannot be permanently exported from the country. Accordingly, it is offered for sale in New York from the catalogue and will not be available in New York for inspection or delivery. The painting will be released to the purchaser in Mexico in compliance with all local requirements. Prospective buyers may contact Sotheby’s representatives in Mexico City and Monterrey for an appointment to view the work.
Four pinholes are visible on all four corners. A small stain is present on the upper right corner. The paper texture is slightly buckled. In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.