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Gunther Gerzso

El nacimiento de los pájaros

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May 18, 09:51 PM GMT


250,000 - 350,000 USD

Lot Details


Gunther Gerzso

1915 - 2000

El nacimiento de los pájaros

signed Gerzso and dated 44 (lower right); signed Gunther Gerzso, titled and dated 1944 (on the reverse) 

oil on canvas

12⅛ by 16¼ in.

30.8 by 41.3 cm.

Executed in 1944.

Private Collection (acquired from the artist) 

Christie's New York, 15 November 2011, lot 12 (consigned by the above) 

Acquired from the above by the present owner 

Mexico City, Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, Museo Nacional de Arte Moderno, Gunther Gerzso: Exposición Retrospectiva, 1963, no. 6, illustrated  
New York, Di Donna Galleries, Surrealism in Mexico, 2019