Lot 128
  • 128

Ángel Zárraga (1886-1946)

Estimate
600,000 - 800,000 USD
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Description

  • Ángel Zárraga
  • Tres futbolistas con boina
  • signed lower left
  • oil on canvas
  • 84 3/8 by 49 in.
  • 214.3 by 124.5 cm
  • Painted in 1921.

Provenance

Carmen Pérez Salazar de Ovando Collection, Mexico City
Sale: Sotheby's, Latin American Art, November 25, 1997, lot 48, illustrated in color

Exhibited

Mexico City, Museo Rufino Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo Internacional, Ángel Zárraga, January 15-February 24, 1985, p. 18, no. 49, illustrated; p. 35, also illustrated in color on the cover
Monterrey, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey, Siglo XX Grandes Maestros Mexicanos, December 2001-May 2002, p. 149, no. 251, illustrated in color

Literature

"El primer gran pintor de futbol, Ángel Zárraga, encuentra en este deporte una bella expresión de la alegría de vida," Le mirroir des sports, Paris, 1925, illustrated
Fernández Cueto Editores, Ángel Zárraga, la colección de la CNIC, Mexico City,  1994, p. 24-25, illustrated in color
Bital Grupo Financiero, Zárraga, Mexico City, 1997, p. 47, illustrated in color

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