20,000 to - 30,000 USD
A Passion for Collecting: Property from the Estate of Maurice Solomon, New York
1902 - 1982
Signed Wifredo Lam and dated 1972 (lower right)
Pastel and charcoal on paper
19⅝ by 27½ in. (49.8 by 69.9 cm)
Framed: 29¼ by 37¼ in. (74.3 by 94.6 cm)
This work on C.M. Fabbriano paper is in good condition overall. The sheet is hinged to the mat on the verso in each of the extreme corners with acid-free tape. The lower edge of the sheet is deckled; this is inherent. The colors are vibrant, and the media layer is stable. The work is ready to hang. Framed under Plexiglas.
The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.
Peter Findlay Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above
Roslyn, Nassau County Museum of Art, The Latin Century: Beyond the Border, 2002, no. 86