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Lot 6026
This lot consists of a HAND DRAWN mixed media (colored pencil and watercolor) on paper, Hand Signed "R. Tamayo" at bottom right. Image depicts a straightforward view of a primitive human abstraction. The form of the body has been refined to simple shapes, tones of blue and black, and repetitive patterns of circles and lines. The background blazes in all the shades of hot coals: charred black, hot blood red, and ashy white. Mountains are denoted in the far distance. Done in the Expressionist style of Modern Artist Rufino Tamayo (Mexican, 1899-1991). This piece has an overall measurement of approximately 11.5" x 14.5". Sight measures approximately 8" x 11".
Private Collection

Approx. Overall 11.5" x 14.5" / Sight 8" x 11".

Finger Lakes Auction has been commissioned to liquidate several important collections of fine art. The pieces in this auction come from established collectors both in the United States and Overseas. This is one of the pieces from those collections. This item is being sold 'as is'. Unless otherwise noted, authenticity has not been firmly established.

Please use photos as part of the description. The absence of condition report does not guarantee excellent condition. Please contact us for an in-hand evaluation or for additional photos.

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Overall good condition. Little to no discoloration. No visible tears, creases, or other serious damage. Please review photos for further reference.

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Rufino Tamayo (Mexican, 1899 -1991) -- Hand Drawn Mixed

Estimate $1,000 - $3,000Oct 13, 2018