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Mario Carreño

La Diosa del mar

Auction Closed

May 18, 09:51 PM GMT


300,000 - 400,000 USD

Lot Details


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

Mario Carreño

1913 - 1999

La Diosa del mar

signed Carreño and dated 1943 (lower left)

Duco, seashells, sea fan and fabric collage on panel 

37¼ by 46½ in.

94.6 by 118 cm.

Executed in 1943. 

Private Collection, Caracas (acquired directly from the artist)

Private Collection, Caracas (by descent from the above)

Sotheby's New York, 23 November 1998, lot 18 (consigned by the above) 

Acquired from the above by the present owner