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Wifredo Lam
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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

Wifredo Lam
SI POSSIBLE (LA OFRENDA)
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Details & Cataloguing

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Wifredo Lam
1902 - 1982
SI POSSIBLE (LA OFRENDA)
signed Wi LAM and dated 1955 (lower right)
oil and charcoal on canvas
105,8 x 101,8 cm; 41 5/8 x 40 in.
Painted in 1955.
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Provenance

Joseph Cantor Foundation, Indianapolis
Private collection, Miami
Sale: Christie's, New York, November 20, 1990, lot 45
Private collection
Sale: Christie's, Paris, December 2, 2014, lot 30
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner

Exhibited

Indianapolis, John Herron Art Museum, 20th Century Painting and Sculpture, Cantor and Witzinger Collections, 1955, illustrated in the catalogue
Notre-Dame, University of Notre-Dame Art Gallery, Wifredo Lam, 1961, illutrated in the catalogue p. 32
Miami, Cuban Museum of Arts and Culture, Revistas cubanas, 1985

Literature

Lou Laurin-Lam, Wifredo Lam, Catalogue raisonné of the Painted Work, 1923-1960, vol. I, Lausanne, 1996, no. 55.31, illustrated pp. 169 et 460

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