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Jesús Rafael Soto (1923-2005)
CONSTRUCCIÓN EN BLANCO
Estimate
500,000700,000
LOT SOLD. 816,500 USD
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Jesús Rafael Soto (1923-2005)
CONSTRUCCIÓN EN BLANCO
Estimate
500,000700,000
LOT SOLD. 816,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Latin America: Contemporary Art Evening Sale

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Jesús Rafael Soto (1923-2005)
CONSTRUCCIÓN EN BLANCO
signed and dated 1974 on the reverse 
painted wood with nylon cord and metal wires
84 by 79 by 3 in.
213 by 201 by 8 cm
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Provenance

Private Collection, Haifa
Sale: Christie's, New York, Important Latin American Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture, May 18, 1992, lot 54, illustrated in color 
Galería Freites, Caracas
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Catalogue Note

If I continue to create works of art, it is mainly to demonstrate to others the phenomena that I’ve discovered. Personally, as I’ve said, I could do without this, but I want to awaken people, to interest them in knowledge of universal phenomena, as foreseen by the artist, the scientist, the philosopher…

Jesús Rafael Soto, Soto: A Retrospective Exhibition, New York, 1974, p.20

Latin America: Contemporary Art Evening Sale

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New York