Lot 45
  • 45

Remedios Varo (1908-1963)

Estimate
200,000 - 300,000 USD
Sold
518,500 USD
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Description

  • Remedios Varo
  • Retrato de los niños Andrea y Lorenzo Villaseñor
  • signed and dated 1956 lower right
  • oil on masonite

Provenance

Eduardo and Laura Villaseñor, Mexico City
Private Collection, New York

Exhibited

Mexico City, Museo Nacional de Arte Moderno, Palacio de Bellas Artes, La Obra de Remedios Varo, August 3-31, 1964, no. 37, illustrated

Literature

"El Fenómeno de Remedios Varo", Novedades Magazine, September 1964, illustrated
Justino Fernández, Catálogos de las exposiciones de arte (suplementos de los Anales del Instituto de Investigaciones Estéticas), Mexico City, 1965, p. 103, discussed
Octavio Paz and Roger Caillois, Remedios Varo, Mexico City, 1966, no. XIII, illustrated
Janet A. Kaplan, Unexpected Journeys: The Art and Life of Remedios Varo, New York, 1988, pp. 136-7, illustrated
Ricardo Ovalle, Walter Gruen, et. al., Remedios Varo, Catálogo Razonado/Catalogue Raisonné, Segunda Edición Ampliada/Second Revised Edition, Mexico City, 1998, no. 158, p. 267, illustrated
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