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Rufino Tamayo
(1899-1991)
PERSONAJE CON UN ABANICO (FIGURE WITH FAN)
Estimate
350,000450,000
LOT SOLD. 410,500 USD
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54
Rufino Tamayo
(1899-1991)
PERSONAJE CON UN ABANICO (FIGURE WITH FAN)
Estimate
350,000450,000
LOT SOLD. 410,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Latin American Art

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Rufino Tamayo
(1899-1991)
PERSONAJE CON UN ABANICO (FIGURE WITH FAN)
signed and dated O-55 upper right
oil on canvas
39 1/3 by 31 1/2 in.
100 by 80 cm
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We wish to thank Juan Carlos Pereda for his kind assistance in the cataloguing of this work.

Provenance

Galería Antonio Souza, Mexico City
M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York
Sale: Christie's, New York, Latin American Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture, May 31, 1984, lot 38, illustrated in color
Sale: Sotheby's, New York, Important Latin American Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture, November 26, 1985, lot 58, illustrated in color
Mary-Anne Martin/Fine Art, New York
Private Collection, Mexico

Exhibited

New York, M. Knoedler & Co., Recent Works by Rufino Tamayo, October 30-November 17, 1956, no. 9
Mexico City, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Internacional Rufino Tamayo/Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Rufino Tamayo. 70 Años de creación, December 1987-March 1988, no. 97, illustrated in color
Mexico City, Centro Cultural Arte Contemporáneo/Fundación Cultural Televisa, Octavio Paz, Los Privilegios de la Vista. Arte del Siglo XX-II, March 27-June 1990, no. 101, p. 219, illustrated in color
Mexico City, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo Internacional Rufino Tamayo/Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Tamayo. Su idea del hombre, August 26-October 31, 1999, no. 17, p. 51, illustrated in color

Literature

Paul Westheim, "El Arte de Rufino Tamayo, una Investigación estética", Artes de México, May-June 1956, illustrated
Elena Poniatowska, "Rufino Tamayo en México," Novedades, September 16, 1956, p. 4, discussed
Paul Westheim, Tamayo. Una Investigación Estética, Mexico City, 1957, illustrated
Juan Hacha, Introducción a la creatividad artística, Mexico City, 1992, p. 239, illustrated in color

Latin American Art

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