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JOSÉ PARLÁ | ALL TOYS BLACKOUT

Lot Closed

July 18, 04:22 PM GMT

Estimate

20,000 - 30,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

JOSÉ PARLÁ

b. 1973

ALL TOYS BLACKOUT


signed, dated 2000 and inscribed This City Always Changes on the reverse

plaster, ink, acrylic, oil and enamel on board

36 by 72 in. (81.3 by 182.9 cm.)


PROVENANCE

Private Collection, Miami (acquired directly from the artist in 2001)

Private Collection, Miami (acquired directly from the artist in 2001)

“My earliest paintings were made on walls at night. My thought and impulse behind the gesture was as primitive as that of cavemen marking and drawing in their dwellings to assert their existence in a place and time."


(José Parlá, “Research and Memory”, Walls, Diaries, and Paintings, May 2001)