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PARTIAL SELECTIONS OF RECENT ARRIVALS AND DEPARTURES - JANUARY 2019

Cuban Art Wifredo Lam
Composition
(Composición)

Wifredo Lam
1973
oil on canvas
21 5/8 x 18 1/8 inches
SOLD

Signed and dated lower right, also signed and dated
on the reverse.

Provenance:
Private Collection, Italy.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Wifredo Lam: Catalogue Raisonné of the Painted Work, Volume II, 1961-1982,
Acatos 2002, Project Director: Eskil Lam, page 431, no. 73.220.
Illustrated in Wifredo Lam, by Max-Pol Fouchet,
Ediciones Polígrafa, S.A., Barcelona, First Edition 1976, page 247, no. 623.
Illustrated in Wifredo Lam, by Max-Pol Fouchet, Ediciones Polígrafa, S.A., Barcelona,
Second Edition 1989, page 267, no. 655.

This painting is accompanied by a photo-certificate of authenticity signed by
Madame Lou Laurin Lam, dated April 22, 2002, no. 2-22.

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 36a.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Chicago, Illinois.


Cuban Art Amelia Peláez
Interior with Columns
(Interior con Columnas)

Amelia Peláez
1947
oil on heavy paper laid down on canvas
21 x 27 inches
SOLD

This painting was part of the Madame Odette Lavergne Collection, France.
It is illustrated in the Besch Commissaire-Priseur Exhibition Catalogue
of the Mme. Odette Lavergne Collection, Cannes, France, Nov. 1, 2009, page 51.

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Nine,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 27.

Acquired by a Prviate Collector in Key Biscayne, Florida.


Cuban Art Wifredo Lam
Portrait of a Woman (Mantonica)
(Retrato de Mujer (Mantonica))

Wifredo Lam
1937
mixed media on heavy paper laid down on board
15 x 12 1/2 inches
SOLD

Signed, dated and dedicated on the front of the work.
Written certificate of authenticity by the artist on the back of the painting.

Exhibited in Wifredo Lam, Obra Sobre Paper, Centre Cultural de la Fundació "La Caixa",
Barcelona, Spain, January - March 1993, and illustrated in the accompanying catalog, page 91.


Cuban Art Mario Carreño
Chess
(Ajedrez)

Mario Carreño
1974
bronze sculpture, number II of VI
25 x 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
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).

Exhibitions:
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,
Cernuda
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.


Cuban Art René Portocarrero
Dancers (from the Carnival series)
(Bailarines (De la serie de Carnavales))

René Portocarrero
1971
mixed media on heavy paper laid down on board
19 3/4 x 25 3/4 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 65.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Coral Gables, Florida.


Cuban Art Gina Pellón
Hallelujah
(Aleluya)

Gina Pellón
1978
mixed media on canvas
51 x 38 1/2 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Signed, titled and dated by the artist on the back of the canvas.
Accompanied by a photograph of the artwork in the artist's studio.

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 146.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Coral Gables, Florida.


Cuban Art José Mijares
Four Figures
(Cuatro Figuras)

José Mijares
ca 1955
oil on board laid down on canvas
19 5/8 x 25 5/8 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Private Collection, Miami, FL

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 67.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Miami, Florida.


Cuban Art Manuel Mendive
Bright Waters
(Aguas Luminosas)

Manuel Mendive
1991
mixed m. collage on heavy paper laid down on board
22 1/2 x 29 3/4 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Private Collection, Vicenza, Italy.

Exhibitions:
This painting was exhibited in Manuel Mendive and Three Centuries of AfroCuban Artists,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, November 2013 to February 2014.

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 107.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Coral Gables, Florida.


Cuban Art  Demi
Red Carousel
(Carrusel Rojo)

Demi
1999
acrylic on canvas
28 x 52 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 160.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Miami, Florida.


Cuban Art Juan Roberto Diago
My Silence Speaks Volumes
(Mi Silencio Habla por Sí Mismo)

Juan Roberto Diago
2018
mixed media on canvas
58 3/4 x 47 1/4 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 127.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Fort Lee, New Jersey.


Cuban Art Roberto Fabelo
Beautiful Bird
(Pájaro Lindo)

Roberto Fabelo
2009
relief, mixed media on fiberglass
70 3/4 x 47 inches
SOLD



Cuban Art Lilian García-Roig
Made in Cuba: Ascension
(Hecho en Cuba: Ascensión)

Lilian García-Roig
2017
acrylic on heavy paper laid down on wood
30 x 22 1/4 inches
SOLD

Exhibited in Lilian Garcia-Roig: Made in Cuba, Cernuda Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, 2018,
and illustrated in the accompanying exhibition catalog, page 21.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Coral Gables, Florida.


Cuban Art Vicente Hernández
The Trip of Dreams and Nightmares
(El Viaje de Los Sueños y Las Pesadillas)

Vicente Hernández
2016
mixed media on canvas
51 x 86 1/4 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fifteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 164.

Acquired by a Private Collector in St. Louis, Missouri.


Cuban Art Miguel Florido
Transformation
(Transformación)

Miguel Florido
2017-2018
oil on canvas
50 3/4 x 71 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 127.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Naples, Florida.


Cuban Art Dayron González
Meditation
(Meditación)

Dayron González
2017
oil on canvas
42 x 28 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fifteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 153.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Chicago, Illinois.


Cuban Art Joel Besmar
Before Night Falls
(Antes Que Anochezca)

Joel Besmar
2018
oil on canvas
55 1/4 x 51 1/4 inches
SOLD

This painting is an homage to the writer, Reinaldo Arenas.

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 139.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Coral Gables, Florida.


Cuban Art Irina Elén González
Disturbed Nature II
(Naturaleza Perturbada II)

Irina Elén González
2018
acrylic on canvas
39 x 31 1/2 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 129.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Boca Raton, Florida.


Cuban Art Danuel Méndez
Apathy (from the series "Obsessions")
(Apatía (de la serie "Obsesiones"))

Danuel Méndez
2017
oil on canvas
16 x 20 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 174.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Miami, Florida.


Cuban Art Wifredo Lam
Untitled [New Presence]
(Sin Título[Nueva Presencia])

Wifredo Lam
1974
oil on canvas
23 1/2 x 19 3/4 inches
SOLD

Exhibitions:
Exhibited in Lam, Gissi Gallery, Turin, Italy, 1978, no. 18.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Wifredo Lam: Catalogue Raisonné of the Painted Work, Volume II, 1961-1982,
Project Director: Eskil Lam, Acatos 2002; on page 461, no. 74.109.

This painting is accompanied by a photo-certificate of authenticity signed by the artist, dated 1977.

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

Acquired by a Private Collector in Chicago, Illinois.


Cuban Art Amelia Peláez
Fish
(Peces)

Amelia Peláez
1955
oil on canvas
34 x 43 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Ramón Osuna, Sr., Washington, D.C.
Dr. Silvio Hernández, Connecticut.

Exhibited at Sotheby's New York, Latin American Art, November 25 and 26, 1997
and illustrated in the accompanying catalog, pages 36-37, lot number 56.

Illustrated in Amelia Peláez, Cerámica, María Elena Jubrías, Ediciones Vaguardia Cubana,
Havana, 2008, back cover.

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, Front Cover.


Cuban Art Wifredo Lam
Woman Horse
(Mujer Caballo)

Wifredo Lam
ca 1960's
mixed media on heavy paper laid down on board
28 3/8 x 20 5/8 inches
SOLD

This painting is accompanied by a Photo-Certificate of Authenticity signed by the artist,
Wifredo Lam, in “Albisola Mare, 2/9/1979.

Eskil Lam, son of the artist has confirmed the authenticity of the artwork.

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 39.

Acquired by a Private Collector in New York, New York.




Cuban Art Roberto Diago
Seated Woman
(Mujer Sentada)

Roberto Diago
1944
mixed media on heavy paper laid down on board
14 3/4 x 11 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Edouard Mathon, who acquired it directly from
the artist in 1947 during Roberto Diago’s exhibition
at the Centre d’Art, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fifteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, pg. 46.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Coral Gables, Florida.




Cuban Art Tomás Sánchez
Lake Shore
(Orilla)

Tomás Sánchez
1986
acrylic on canvas
31 1/2 x 77 inches
SOLD

Exhibitions:
This painting was exhibited at Christie’s, New York, May 26, 2005,
and is illustrated in the auction catalog, lot no. 45.

This painting is accompanied by a photo-certificate of authenticity signed by the artist,
Tomás Sánchez, dated January 11, 2004.

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Eleven,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 110.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Key Biscayne, Florida.




Cuban Art Alfredo Sosabravo
Fishwife
(Pescadera)

Alfredo Sosabravo
1999
murano glass sculpture, 5 of 9
21 1/4 x 19 x 8 1/2 inche
SOLD

Exhibited (different number) in Sosabravo, Premio Nacional de Artes Plásticas,
Galería La Acacia, La Habana Cuba, October-November 2000,
and illustrated in the accompanying exhibition catalog (unnumbered pages).
Also illustrated (different number) in the book, Sosabravo - The Three Dimensions,
Alejandro G. Alonso, Madrid, Spain, page 158.

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 119.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Fisher Island, Florida.




Cuban Art José Mijares
Half Moon
(Media Luna)

José Mijares
ca 1976
oil on canvas
24 x 30 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 67.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Pulaski, New York.




Cuban Art Manuel Mendive
Ancestral Energy
(Energía Ancestral)

Manuel Mendive
1986
mixed media on heavy paper laid downon board
18 1/4 x 22 1/2 inches
SOLD

Exhibitions:
This painting was exhibited in Things That Cannot Be Seen Any Other Way: The Art of Manuel Mendive,
California African American Museum, Los Angeles, California, April - October 2013.
Also exhibited at the second venue for this exhibition, Frost Art Museum, Miami, Florida,
November 2013 - January 2014. Illustrated in the exhibition catalog, page 46.

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Twelve,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 100.

Acquired by a Private Collector in London, England.


Cuban Art Clara Morera
The Magus
(La Maga)

Clara Morera
2005
oil on canvas
57 3/4 x 32 1/2 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 155.


Cuban Art Juan Roberto Diago
Red Dawn
(Amanecer Rojo)

Juan Roberto Diago
2018
mixed media on canvas
49 1/4 x 35 1/4 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 135.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Fort Lee, New Jersey.


Cuban Art Flora Fong
The Yellow Luggage
(El Equipaje Amarillo)

Flora Fong
2007
one-of-a-kind bronze sculpture
12 x 11 1/2 x 4 inches
SOLD

Acquired by a Private Collector in Apopka, Florida.


Cuban Art Giosvany Echevarría
Guardian of the Morning
(Guardián de la Mañana)

Giosvany Echevarría
2018
oil on canvas
47 x 35 3/8 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 146.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Miami, Florida.


Cuban Art Sandro De La Rosa
Huntress of Dreams
(Cazadora de Sueños)

Sandro De La Rosa
2018
oil on canvas
48 x 60 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 142.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Coral Gables, Florida.


Cuban Art Miguel Florido
Our Bond
(Nuestro Vínculo)

Miguel Florido
2017-18
oil on canvas
51 x 70 1/2 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 127.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Hillsborough, California.


Cuban Art Miguel Florido
Our Harmony
(Nuestra Armonía)

Miguel Florido
2017-2018
oil on canvas
91 3/4 x 48 1/2 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Pinecrest, Florida.


Cuban Art Joel Besmar
The Desert Grows
(El Desierto Crece)

Joel Besmar
2018
oil on canvas
19 1/2 x 27 1/2 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.


Cuban Art Irina Elén González
Bursting Amusement
(Divertimento Explosivo)

Irina Elén González
2018
acrylic on canvas
31 1/2 x 23 5/8 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 130.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Coral Gables, Florida.


Cuban Art Vicente Hernández
Voting for More of the Same
(Votando por Más de lo Mismo)

Vicente Hernández
2017
oil on canvas
14 3/4 x 11 1/2 inches
SOLD

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fifteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, page 142.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Chicago, Illinois.


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