View full screen - View 1 of Lot 107. Ciguapa Pantera (to all the goods and pleasures of this world).
107

Firelei Báez

Ciguapa Pantera (to all the goods and pleasures of this world)

Estimate:

40,000

to
- 60,000 USD

Firelei Báez

Firelei Báez

Ciguapa Pantera (to all the goods and pleasures of this world)

Ciguapa Pantera (to all the goods and pleasures of this world)

Estimate:

40,000

to
- 60,000 USD

Lot sold:

63,000

USD

Firelei Báez

b. 1981

Ciguapa Pantera (to all the goods and pleasures of this world)


signed, titled and dated 2015 on the reverse 

acrylic and ink on paper 

95 by 65 in. 241.3 by 165.1 cm.

framed: 100 by 74 1/8 in. 254 by 188.5 cm.

This work is in very good condition overall. Under close inspection there are 4 creases visible, two to the bottom left measuring 2 inches and 5 inches; the second two towards the top right measuring 3 inches and 4 inches. Under extremely close inspection there are scattered pinpoint brown spot accretions, stray media and minor unobtrusive dents, all likely to be from the time of execution. This work was not examined out of its frame. Framed under Plexiglas.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Wendi Norris Gallery, San Francisco
Acquired from the above by the present owner 
Jared Quinton, "Firelei Báez’s Complex Studies of Female Identity Show Why She’s an Artist for Our Time", Artsy, February 2016
Cassy Lesser, "These 20 Female Artists Are Pushing Figurative Painting Forward", Artsy, June 2016
Angie Cruz, "Firelei Báez on Generosity and Freedom in Art", Aster(ix) Journal, 6 July 2017
Perez Art Museum Miami, Firelei Báez: Bloodlines, October 2015 - March 2016, cover and pp. 75-77, illustrated in color 
Pittsburgh, The Andy Warhol Museum, Firelei Baez: Bloodlines, February - May 2017, cover and p. 75, illustrated in color 
Moscow, Garage Museum, The Fabric of Felicity, September 2018 - January 2019, n.p., illustrated in color  
Hong Kong, Para Site and Shanghai, Rockbund Art Museum, An Opera for Animals, March 2019 - August 2019