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481
Miguel Covarrubias
WHO CALLED THE FISH FISH
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 31,250 USD
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481
Miguel Covarrubias
WHO CALLED THE FISH FISH
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 31,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Miguel Covarrubias
1904 - 1957
WHO CALLED THE FISH FISH
Signed Covarrubias (lower right)
Brush and ink on paper
17 1/4 by 14 in.
43.8 by 35.6 cm
Executed circa 1925.
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Provenance

Valentine Dudensing, New York (and sold: Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, April 11, 1962, lot 32)
Private Collection
Private Collection, Paris (and sold: Christie's, New York, June 2, 1999, lot 17)
Private Collection (acquired from the above)
Galerías A. Cristobal, Mexico City 
Private Collection, Mexico City (acquired from the above)
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Exhibited

Mexico City, Museo Mural Diego Rivera, Geografía de un ilustrador, 2004-05, no. 171
New York, Throckmorton Fine Art & Mexico City, Pablo Goebel Fine Art, Recorriendo el mundo del chamaco Covarrubias, 2017-18, n.n., illustrated in color in the catalogue

Literature

Adriana Williams, "Miguel Covarrubias and the Emerging Image of Harlem," in Miguel Covarrubias: Four Visions, Madrid, 2005, no. 171, illustrated in color p. 65

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