Lot 81: RUFINO TAMAYO | Personaje en blanco, Hombre con sombrero and Dos cabezas (Fundación Olga y Rufino Tamayo 170, 175, 184)
28 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Three etchings printed in colors, each signed in black crayon, the first two inscribed 'HC', one of ten hors commerce aside from the numbered edition of 75, the third numbered 25/75 (total edition includes 10 in Roman numerals), from the series of 15 etchings, on Guarro paper, printed and published by Ediciones Poligrafa, Barcelona, framed (3 prints)
The prints are in good condition, the full sheets. Colors are fresh. 'Hombre con sombrero' with two vertical abrasions at upper center sheet edge, and (possibly) two small diagonal abrasions in the brim of the figure's hat at right. The versos in good condition, partially examined.
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Dimensions: sheets: 760 by 560 mm 30 by 22 in