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Fernando de Szyszlo

III Casa de Venus

Fernando de Szyszlo

Fernando de Szyszlo

III Casa de Venus

III Casa de Venus

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Fernando de Szyszlo

1925 - 2017

III Casa de Venus


signed Szyszlo (lower left); titled and dated Orrantia/78 (on the verso) 

acrylic on canvas

58 ½ by 46 ½ in.

148.6 by 118.1 cm.

Executed in Orrantia in 1978. 

This work is in very good condition overall. The canvas is unlined and slightly loosely stretched. The colors are vibrant, and the media layer is stable. The work is very lightly soiled overall. A few faint beige 1-inch diagonal surface scuffs are present in the upper right and lower right quadrants, in the background areas of the composition. Under UV: no evidence of inpainting becomes apparent. framed: 60 by 48 in.


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Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner circa 1978