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Joaquín Torres-García (1874-1949)

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600,000 - 700,000 USD
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Description

  • Joaquín Torres-García
  • Arte constructivo con guitarra (Composición Pictográfica)
  • signed lower right and dated 31 lower left
  • 28 3/4 by 21 1/4 in.
  • (73 by 54 cm)
oil on canvas

Provenance

Estate of the artist, Montevideo (1959-1961)
Rose Fried Gallery, New York (1961)
Royal Marks Gallery, New York (1970)
Duane Wilder, New York
Bernard Chappard, Caracas
Private Collection, Geneva

Exhibited

Montevideo, Amigos del Arte, Primera exposición en el Uruguay de Joaquín Torres-García, obras retrospectivas y recientes, de 1898 hasta 1934, June, 1934, n.n.
New York, Royal Marks Gallery, J. Torres-García: Paintings 1928-1945, January-February, 1962, no. 12
New York, Royal Marks Gallery, J. Torres-García: Paintings 1931-1946, Oceanic Art, March 29-April 26, 1969, no. 1, illustrated
Ottawa, The National Gallery of Canada; New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Providence, Rhode Island School of Design, Museum of Art, Joaquín Torres-García 1874-1949, October, 1970-February, 1971, p. 51, no. 18, illustrated
Santa Fé de Bogotá, Quinta Galería, Torres-García y la Escuela del Sur, October-November, 1994, p. 11, illustrated in color
Lisbon, Fundaçao Arpad Szenés-Vieira da Silva, J. Torres-García, May 9-July 21, 1996, no. 7, illustrated in color
Pontevedra, Museo de Pontevedra, 24º bienal de arte, J. Torres-García, obra constructivista, August-September, 1996, no. 9, illustrated in color

Literature

"Se inauguró la exposición de Torres-García," El Diario, June 6, 1934, illustrated
Robert Pincus-Witten, "Torres-García," Artforum, Summer, 1969, p. 61, illustrated
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