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Gunther Gerzso

Región blanca

Gunther Gerzso

Gunther Gerzso

Región blanca

Región blanca

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The Vanguard Spirit: Modern and Surrealist Masterworks From an Important Estate

Gunther Gerzso

1915 - 2000

Región blanca


signed Gerzso and dated 98 (lower right); signed Gerzso, titled and dated VII-97-VI-98 (on the reverse) 

oil on canvas

20 by 25¾ in.

50.8 by 65.4 cm.

Executed in 1997-98.

This work is in excellent condition. It has been cleaned, but has not been varnished. The canvas is unlined. The paint layer is stable. There are no retouches. The work should be hung as is. (This condition report has been provided courtesy of Simon Parkes Art Conservation, Inc.)


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Galería López Quiroga, Mexico City 
Private Collection, Mexico (acquired from the above) 
Sotheby's New York, 30 May 2008, lot 173 (consigned by the above) 
Galería Ramis Barquet, New York (acquired from the above) 
Acquired from the above by the present owner 
Mexico City, Galería López Quiroga, Gunther Gerzso: una década, 1990-2000, 2000, p. 81, illustrated in color 
Madrid, Círculo de Bellas Artes & Mexico City, Palacio Postal, Traslaciones, España-México: Pintura y escultura, 1977-2002, 2002-03, p. 85, illustrated in color 
Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Museum of Art; Mexico City, Museo de Arte Moderno; Chicago, Mexican Fine Arts Center, El riesgo de lo abstracto: El modernismo mexicano y el arte de Gunther Gerzso, 2003-04, no. 115, p. 291, illustrated in color