Lot 175
  • 175

Alexandre Arrechea (b. 1970)

Estimate
25,000 - 30,000 USD
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Description

  • Alexandre Arrechea
  • A Few Days Before Katrina (Di├ílogo)
  • signed and dated 2008 lower right; also inscribed Diálogo upper left
  • watercolor and graphite on heavy paper
  • 44 3/4 by 89 in.
  • 114 by 226 cm

Provenance

Galería Casado Santapau, Madrid
Private Collection, Madrid

Literature

Cristina Vives and Hans Michael Herzog, El Espacio inevitable/The Inevitable Sapce, Alexandre Arrechea, Nashville, 2014, p. 239-40, illustrated in color

Condition

This large work on paper is ready to hang and is in very good condition overall. The colors are vibrant and the media layer is stable. Artist pinholes are present in each of the extreme corners of the paper. The deckling along the edges is inherent to the paper. (This work has been examined under plexiglas.)
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