Sotheby’s is delighted to announce this season’s Latin America: Modern Art and Latin America: Contemporary Art auctions occurring 22 and 23 November in New York. Led by a powerhouse of Mexican artists, our modern art sale will include Sandías y naranja (1957) a vibrant still-life by Rufino Tamayo, a seminal Cubist landscape by Diego Rivera, and Niña con collar, a rare portrait by Frida Kahlo. Other key highlights include monumental works, both sculpture and painting, by Fernando Botero and wonderful examples by Cuban modernists Wifredo Lam and Amelia Peláez.
Immediately following this session, Latin America: Contemporary Art will offer outstanding works by leading Kinetic artists including: Jesús Rafael Soto and Carlos Cruz-Diez. A strong selection of Brazilian Concrete and Neo-Concrete artists including: Sergio Camargo, Lygia Pape, Helio Oiticica and Willys de Castro round out this dynamic sale.
We look forward to welcoming you to our galleries on 19 November.