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Emilio Pettoruti

Hoja de música

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May 18, 09:51 PM GMT


100,000 - 200,000 USD

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

Emilio Pettoruti

1892 - 1971

Hoja de música

signed Pettoruti and dated 950 (lower center); titled and dated 1950 (on the reverse) 

oil on aluminum

15⅛ by 21¾ in.

38 by 55 cm.

Executed in 1950.

Private Collection, Florida (acquired from the artist) 
Sotheby's New York, 16 May 1989, lot 22 
Acquired from the above by the present owner 
Angel Osvaldo Nessi and Jorge Romero Brest, Emilio Pettoruti, un clásico en la vanguardia, Buenos Aires, 1987, no. 403, p. 88, illustrated in color 
Rafael Squirru, et al., Emilio Pettoruti, Buenos Aires, 1995, no. 399, n.p., illustrated