Property from the Collection of Carlos Alberto Cruz (lots 1–28)
C arlos Alberto Cruz, a distinguished Chilean architect, art collector, and connoisseur, is also a renowned bibliophile and Honorary Director of the Sociadad de Bibliofilos Chilenos. He has assembled a notable collection of Spanish Old Master paintings, drawings and sculpture and collected Colonial silver. Mr. Cruz’s book-collecting categories span centuries and continents and not all his interests are strictly antiquarian. He also has a deep and abiding interest in the avant-garde movements of the twentieth century and collected art, photography, and books and manuscripts of the period. Sotheby’s is pleased to offer his collection of books and objects created by Marcel Duchamp.