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Author: Mario Carreño
Year: 1974
Medium: bronze sculpture, number II of VI
Size: 25 x 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches
Inventory No: 06115
Price: $SOLD


The mold for this sculpture was created by the artist in 1974.

The casting was finalized in 2002, and production was then initiated at

Fundación R. Buchhass, Buenos Aires, Argentina (inscribed with foundry mark).


Exhibited (different number) in Mario Carreño, Exposición Retrospectiva, 1939 – 1993,
Museo de Arte Visuales,
Santiago de Chile, March – May 2004.
Illustrated on page 54 of the exhibition catalog.

Exhibited (different number) in Christie's, New York, May 26, 2016, lot number 228,

and illustrated in the accompanying auction catalog.

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 55.

This artwork is accompanied by a Photo certificate authenticity signed by Juan Campos.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Miami, Florida.

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