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Fernando Botero

Nature morte au pichet gris

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May 18, 09:51 PM GMT


150,000 - 200,000 USD

Lot Details


Legendary Masters: The Brillembourg Capriles Collection

Fernando Botero

b. 1932

Nature morte au pichet gris

signed Botero and dated 80 (lower right); signed Botero (on the reverse) 

watercolor on paper mounted on canvas

44½ by 58⅝ in.

112.4 by 148.9 cm.

Executed in 1980. 

Private Collection, United States 
Sotheby's New York, 12 May 1983, lot 47 (consigned by the above) 
Marta Gutiérrez Fine Arts, Miami (acquired from the above sale) 
Acquired from the above in 1985 by the present owner 
Mario Vargas Llosa, Botero: dibujos y acuarelas, New York, 1985, no. 51, n.p., illustrated in color
Edward J. Sullivan, Fernando Botero: Drawings and Watercolors, New York, 1993, no. 187, p. 153, illustrated in color 
Houston, Museum of Fine Arts, Intersecting Modernities: Latin American Art from the Brillembourg Capriles Collection, 2013, pl. 71, p. 180, illustrated in color