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Lot 1098
OSSORIO, Alfonso, (Filipino/American, 1910-1990): Abstract Composition, Watercolor/Wax/Paper, 33.75" x 24", monogramed lower margin and dated '52, framed, 37" x 27.5". Written on the back is a note from Alfonso and reads, "For Hermanda and Myles From Alfonso, 20 x '62". This picture was a gift to our client, as a wedding present, and the owner is willing to provide a letter to attest to the fact. The artist was a personal friend. Ossorio was also extremely close with Jackson Pollock and Jean Dubuffet. Keywords: Avant-garde, mid-century modern, Salvador Dali, Domino Sugar, Philippines, Willem de Kooning, Lee Krasner, Clyfford Still, The Creeks, Grosvenor Atterbury, Georgica Pond, East Hampton, NY, NYC, New York, Long Island, Herter, classic, timeless, legendary, transcendent, L'Art Brut, outsider art.

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Laid down on a prepared board.

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  • 20%

EARLY IMPORTANT ALFONSO OSSORIO PAINTING

Estimate $40,000 - $60,000Sep 23, 2018