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Claudio Bravo

Wood from the Sahara (Still Life with Cutting Board)

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May 20, 10:17 PM GMT


100,000 - 150,000 USD

Lot Details


Legendary Masters: The Brillembourg Capriles Collection

Claudio Bravo

1936 - 2011

Wood from the Sahara (Still Life with Cutting Board) 

signed Claudio Bravo and dated MCMLXXII (lower center)

oil on canvas

44⅝ by 57¼ in.

113.3 by 145.4 cm.

Executed in 1972.

Staempfli Gallery, New York 
Mr. & Mrs. George Osborn, La Jolla (acquired from the above circa 1974) 
CDS Gallery, New York 
Acquired from the above by the present owner 
Paul Bowles & Mario Vargas Llosa, Claudio Bravo, Madrid, 1997, no. 52, n.p., illustrated in color 
New York, Staempfli Gallery, Claudio Bravo: Recent Paintings, 1974, no. 3, illustrated 
La Jolla, La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego Collects, 1975