Latin American Art

Christie's
New York

Date of the auction: 22.05.2019 - 23.05.2019

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Carlos Cancio (b. 1961)

Carlos Cancio (b. 1961) The Great Pyramid of DeNile acrylic on canvas 113 ½ x 95 1/8 in. (288.3 x 241.7 cm.) Painted in 2011. Provenance Private collection, San Juan

Lot #: 123

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$30,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Arcangelo Ianelli (1922-2009)

Arcangelo Ianelli (1922-2009) Untitled signed and dated 'Ianelli 1984' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 51 x 39 ½ in. (130 x 100.3 cm.) Painted in 1984. Provenance Private collection, Rio de Janeiro. Gift to the present owner

Lot #: 126

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$25,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Gego (Gertrud Louise Goldschmidt, 1912-1994)

Gego (Gertrud Louise Goldschmidt, 1912-1994) Litografía plegada signed, dated and numbered 'Gego 66, 10/20' (lower edge, last folio), and stamped '10/20' (inside back cover) folded lithograph 8 ½ x 8 ¾ x 1 ¼ in. (21.6 x 22.2 x 3.2 cm.) closed 8 ½ x 87 x 1 ¼ in. (21.6 x 221 x 3.2 cm.) extended

Lot #: 128

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$30,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Mateo Manaure (1926-2018)

Mateo Manaure (1926-2018) Untitled signed and dated 'Mateo Manaure 56' (on the reverse) oil on wood 15 ¾ x 15 ¾ in. (40 x 40 cm.) Painted in 1956. Provenance Private collection, Caracas. By descent. Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 129

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Gerd Leufert (1914-1998)

Gerd Leufert (1914-1998) MBA-3 signed, dated and titled 'GERD LEUFERT, MBA-3, 1961' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 55 ½ x 39 3/8 in. (141 x 99.90 cm.) Painted in 1961. Provenance Acquired directly from the artist

Lot #: 130

Estimate: US$60,000 - US$80,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Omar Rayo (1928-2010)

Omar Rayo (1928-2010) Chiriquí signed, dated and titled ‘OMAR RAYO, NEW YORK, 1969, CHIRIQUÍ (on the reverse) oil on canvas 26 x 26 in. (66 x 66 cm.) Painted in 1969. Provenance David Barrett collection, New York (acquired directly from the artist). By descent from the above to the present owner

Lot #: 132

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$35,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Oswaldo Vigas (1926-2014)

Oswaldo Vigas (1926-2014) Dos figuras en amarillo signed 'VIGAS' (lower left), also signed and dated 'VIGAS, Paris 56' (on the reverse) oil on board laid on Masonite 21 3/8 x 31 ½ in. (54.3 x 80 cm.) Executed in Paris 1956. Provenance Kleur Gallery, Santiago (acquired directly from the artist

Lot #: 137

Estimate: US$70,000 - US$90,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Fernando De Szyszlo (b. 1925)

Fernando De Szyszlo (b. 1925) Villac Umu (from the series Cámara ritual) signed 'Szyszlo' (lower right) dated 'Orrantia 86' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 39 ½ x 39 ½ in. (100 x 100 cm.) Painted in 1986. Provenance Private collection, Lima. Iturralde Gallery, Los Angeles. Private collection

Lot #: 138

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Alejandro Obregón (1920-1992)

Alejandro Obregón (1920-1992) Volcán No. 5 signed 'Obregón' (lower left) oil on canvas 25 ½ x 32 in. (65 x 81.2 cm.) Provenance Acquired directly from the artist, 1960. Private collection, Lima. By descent from the above to the present owner

Lot #: 141

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$40,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Armando Morales (1927-2011)

Armando Morales (1927-2011) Pear signed and dated 'Morales 70' (lower right) oil on canvas 40 ¼ x 32 in. (102.2 x 81.3 cm.) Painted in 1970. Provenance Acquired from the artist by the present owner, circa 1970

Lot #: 142

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Armando Morales (1927-2011)

Armando Morales (1927-2011) Two Women oil on canvas with cloth collage and conté crayon 16 x 13 in. (40.6 x 33 cm.) Painted late 1960s. Provenance Acquired from the artist by the present owner, circa 1970

Lot #: 143

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$40,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Jose Bedia (b. 1959)

Jose Bedia (b. 1959) Vamos, Yimbira Yimbira un poco signed and dated 'J Bedia 95' (lower right) acrylic on canvas 68 ¾ x 93 in. (174.6 x 236.2 cm.) Painted in 1995. Provenance Private collection, Miami

Lot #: 146

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$35,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Julio Larraz (b. 1944)

Julio Larraz (b. 1944) Matador signed 'Larraz' (upper right) watercolor and pastel on heavy paper 35 ½ x 51 ½ in. (90.2 x 130.8 cm.) Executed in 2008. Provenance Marlborough Gallery, New York. Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 147

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$40,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Guillermo Kuitca (b. 1961)

Guillermo Kuitca (b. 1961) Untitled signed and dated 'Kuitca, 1991' (on the reverse) acrylic on canvas 36 1/8 x 22 in. (91.8 x 56 cm.) Painted in 1991. Provenance Annina Nosei Gallery, New York. Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 21 November 2007, lot 240. Acquired from the above sale by the present

Lot #: 150

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$40,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Emilio Sánchez (1921-1999)

Emilio Sánchez (1921-1999) Una casa verde signed with initials 'ES.' (lower left) oil on canvas 48 x 71 ½ in. (122 x 182 cm.) Painted ca. 1981. Provenance Anon. sale, Christie’s, New York, 17 May 1989, lot 132 (sold since sale). Private collection, New York. By descent from the above to the present

Lot #: 151

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$30,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Antonio Seguí (b. 1934)

Antonio Seguí (b. 1934) Bulldog signed and dated 'Seguí 74 (lower right) pastel and charcoal on canvas 58 ½ x 58 ½ in. (148.6 x 148.6 cm.) Painted in 1974. Provenance Anon. sale, Millon & Associés, Paris, 21 June 2005, lot 300. Anon. sale, Piasa, Paris, 4 December 2007, lot 199. Acquired from the

Lot #: 153

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$40,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Guillermo Kuitca (b. 1961)

Guillermo Kuitca (b. 1961) Untitled signed, titled and dated 'Kuitca, UNTITLED, 1995' (on the reverse) oil and graphite on canvas 71 x 92 5/8 in. (180.3 x 235.3 cm.) Painted in 1995. Provenance Sperone Westwater, New York

Lot #: 157

Estimate: US$70,000 - US$90,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Roberto Obregón (1946-2003)

Roberto Obregón (1946-2003) WDT inscribed 'WDT' (upper edge), and dated '79' (lower left) and '93' (lower right) oil and collage on canvas 52 x 37 1/8 in. (132 x 94.3 cm.) Executed in 1979-1993. Provenance Caresse Lansberg, Caracas. Galería Sotavento, Caracas. Acquired from the above by the present

Lot #: 158

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Cildo Meireles (b. 1948)

Cildo Meireles (b. 1948) Inserções em Circuitos Ideológicos: Projeto Coca-Cola inscribed 'C.M. 5-70' (on transfer text) transfer text on Coca-Cola glass bottles 9 ¾ x 2.14 in. (24.7 x 5.7 cm.) each Executed in 1970/1988. Three units. Provenance Private collection, New York (acquired directly from

Lot #: 159

Estimate: US$60,000 - US$80,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Cadu (Carlos Eduardo Felix da Costa, b. 1977)

Cadu (Carlos Eduardo Felix da Costa, b. 1977) Partitura IV model train tracks, glasses, bottles, reagent bottle, power supply, locomotive, wagons, Torx screws, metal rods and wood 83 ½ x 38 7/8 x 2 ½ in. (212 x 98.7 x 6.4 cm.) dimensions variable when installed Executed in 2013. Unique. Provenance

Lot #: 162

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Los Carpinteros Dagoberto Rodríguez (b. 1969), Marco Castillo (b.1971) and...

Los Carpinteros Dagoberto Rodríguez (b. 1969), Marco Castillo (b.1971) and Alexandre Arrechea (b. 1970) Carreteras de aire signed and dated 'Los Carpinteros, La Hab 2003' (lower right) and inscribed 'Proyecto para la bienal de La Hab: Carreteras de aire' (lower center) watercolor on paper 29 5/8 x

Lot #: 164

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Ivan Capote (b. 1973)

Ivan Capote (b. 1973) Pain Killers inscribed ' WE HEAR SO MUCH, THAT WE DON'T LISTEN' (left panel); WE LOOK SO MUCH, THAT WE DON'T SEE (right panel) aspirin, ink and glue on canvas 39 ¼ x 39 ¼ in. (100 x 100 cm.) Executed in 2014. Diptych. Provenance Galería Habana, Havana. Acquired from the above

Lot #: 165

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Pedro Figari (1861-1938)

Pedro Figari (1861-1938) El Gavilán y la Palometa signed 'P. Figari' (lower left) oil on board 13 ¾ x 19 ½ in. (34.9 x 49.5 cm.) Provenance Anon sale, London, Christie's, 7 December 1998, lot 124. Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 167

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$30,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Pedro Figari (1861-1938)

Pedro Figari (1861-1938) Corrida de toros inscribed 'SERIE B No. 113, Corrida de Toros' (on the reverse) oil on cardbaord 11 7/8 x 19 ½ in. (30.1 x 49.5 cm.) Provenance Galería Moretti, Montevideo. Private collection, Newport (acquired from the above circa 1980). Gift from the above to the present

Lot #: 168

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Pedro Figari (1861-1938)

Pedro Figari (1861-1938) Candombe oil on board 12 ½ x 19 ¼ in. (31.8 x 48.9 cm.) Provenance Galeria Moretti Ltda., Montevideo

Lot #: 169

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$40,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Pedro Figari (1861-1938)

Pedro Figari (1861-1938) La conquista del Chaco signed 'P. Figari' (lower left) oil on board 13 7/8 x 19 ¾ in. (35.2 x 50.2 cm.) Provenance Private collection, Buenos Aires. Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, 21 November 1988, lot 154. Private collection, New Jersey (acquired from the above sale). By

Lot #: 170

Estimate: US$18,000 - US$22,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Benito Quinquela Martín (1890-1977)

Benito Quinquela Martín (1890-1977) Momento gris signed 'quinquela MARTIN' (lower right), and inscribed 'Momento Gris por Quinquela Martín' (on the reverse) oil on Masonite 18 1/8 x 21 ½ in. (46 x 54.6 cm.) Provenance Private collection, Mexico City

Lot #: 172

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$25,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Joaquín Torres-García (1874-1949)

Joaquín Torres-García (1874-1949) Naturaleza muerta con peine y jarra signed and dated 'J. Torres-GARCIA, 1924' (lower right) oil on board laid on masonite 13 ½ x 19 in. (34.3 x 48.3 cm.) Painted in 1924. Provenance Private collection, Barcelona. Private collection, Barcelona. Private collection

Lot #: 173

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Joaquín Torres-García (1874-1949)

Joaquín Torres-García (1874-1949) Untitled signed 'J. Torres-Garcia' (lower left) oil on cardboard 10 ¼ x 13 ¼ in. (26 x 33.7 cm.) Painted circa 1919-20. Provenance Berkowitsch Subastas de Arte, Madrid. Private collection, Madrid

Lot #: 175

Estimate: US$18,000 - US$22,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019

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Jaime Colson (1901-1975)

Jaime Colson (1901-1975) Untitled (Mother and Child) signed and dated 'Colson, 55' (lower left) oil on canvas 38 ½ x 27 in. (97.8 x 68.6 cm.) Painted in 1955. Provenance Galería Sarracino, Coral Gables. Acquired from the above by the present owner

Lot #: 177

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$25,000

Date: 22 May 2019 - 23 May 2019