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PARTIAL SELECTIONS OF RECENT ARRIVALS AND DEPARTURES - JUNE 2018

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
AVAILABLE

Cast in 1974, production initiated in 2002 at Fundición R. Buchhass,
Buenos Aires, Argentina, (inscribed with foundry mark).

Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by
Juan Campos, lifetime assistant of Mario Carreño.

Exhibitions:
Exhibited (different number) in Mario Carreño, Exposición Retrospectiva, 1939 – 1993,
Museo de Artes Visuales, Santiago de Chile, Chile, March-May 2004.
This retrospective exhibition was curated by Dr. Beatriz Huidobro.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in the catalog Mario Carreño, Exposición Retrospectiva 1939 – 1993, page 54.

Illustrated (different number) in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Nine,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, November 2010, page 70.


Cuban Art René Portocarrero
Interior Scene
(Interior del Cerro)

René Portocarrero
1960
oil on canvas
42 x 25 1/8 inches
SOLD

Signed and dated 1960; also signed, titled and dated on the reverse.

Provenance:
Cisneros Gallery, New York.

Exhibited in Sotheby's Latin American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture Part I,
New York, New York, Tuesday May 17, 1994. Illustrated in the accompanying
auction catalog, lot #60.


Cuban Art Luis Martínez Pedro
Giadrunama and the Bird
(Giadrunama y el Pájaro)

Luis Martínez Pedro
1945
ink on heavy paper laid down on board
17 1/2 x 11 7/8 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Private Collection, Miami, Florida.

This artwork was part of Wifredo Lam and His Contemporaries 1938-1952,
an exhibition at The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY, 1992,
also illustrated in the accompanying catalog, page 168.

Exhibited in Martínez-Pedro, Perls Galleries, New York, NY, 1947.

Illustrated in the book: Luis Martínez Pedro – Revelaciones,
Fundación Arte Cubano, 2017, page 141.

Signed and dedicated to his wife, “A Gertrud”.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Coral Gables, Florida.


Cuban Art Uver Solís
Family in the Park
(Familia en el Parque)

Uver Solís
1945
oil on canvas
24 x 30 1/8 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Private collection, Havana, Cuba.


Cuban Art Víctor Manuel García
Landscape with Couples
(Paisaje con Parejas)

Víctor Manuel García
ca 1940
oil on canvas
25 x 21 1/8 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Distinguished collection from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.


Cuban Art Eduardo Abela
Bride with Flowers
(Novia con Flores)

Eduardo Abela
1949
oil on wood
13 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Private Collection, Havana, Cuba

Illustrations:
Illustrated in the book Eduardo Abela, Cerca del Cerco
by José Seoane Gallo, La Habana, Cuba, 1986, page 539, no. 59


Cuban Art Gina Pellón
Hallelujah
(Aleluya)

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

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.


Cuban Art Agustín Cárdenas
Untitled [Warm Presence]
(Sin Título [Tibia Presencia)

Agustín Cárdenas
1959
bronze sculpture, 4 of 6
20 3/4 x 5 x 5 inches
AVAILABLE

Exhibitions:
Exhibited in Christie's, New York, November 15, 2011, and illustrated in the
corresponding auction catalog, lot 117.
Foundry stamp Fonderia Tesconi, Pietrasanta imprinted on the sculpture.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fifteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2017, page 95.


Cuban Art Agustín Fernández
Shield
(Escudo)

Agustín Fernández
1986
oil on canvas
28 x 24 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
José Gómez Sicre Collection, Washington D.C.
Private Collection, Caracas, Venezuela.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fifteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2017, page 77.


Cuban Art Irina Elén González
Bursting Amusement
(Divertimento Explosivo)

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

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist


Cuban Art Joel Besmar
Masquerade
(Mascarada)

Joel Besmar
2018
oil on canvas
23 1/2 x 29 1/2 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.


Cuban Art Sandro De La Rosa
Volition
(Volición)

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

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.


Cuban Art Jorge Luis Santos
Online Dawning (from the series "Two Worlds")
(Amanecer en Línea (de la serie "Dos Mundos"))

Jorge Luis Santos
2018
mixed media on canvas
73 1/2 x 71 3/4 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist

Illustrations:
Illustrated in the upcoming Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida.


Cuban Art Manuel Mendive
The Throne of the Queen
(El Trono de la Reina)

Manuel Mendive
1995
oil, cowrie shells, and wood
76 x 20 x 24 inches
SOLD

Exhibitions:
Exhibited in Shangó y la Vida, Centre de Cultura “Sa Nostra”,
Palma de Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Fall 2001.
This exhibition was also presented at the
Sala de Exposiciones “La Recova,” Spring 2002,
and Centro de Arte “Juan Ismael", Fall 2002,
in the Canary Islands, before concluding in the
Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Havana, Cuba, Spring 2003.

The work is illustrated in the accompanying
exhibition catalog, pages 53 and 65.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Miami Beach, Florida.


Cuban Art Carlos Enríquez
Haitian Woman Dancing in the Moonlight
(Mujer Haitiana Bailando Bajo la Luz de la Luna)

Carlos Enríquez
1952
oil on canvas
29 1/4 x 24 inches
SOLD

Exhibitions:
This painting was exhibited at Christie's Latin American Art Auction,
November 21, 1995, and illustrated in the corresponding catalog, no.208.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in the book by Juan Martínez,
Carlos Enríquez: The Painter of Cuban Ballads,
2010, page 222.

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Ten, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, page 42.


Cuban Art Mario Carreño
Fruit Bowl
(Frutero)

Mario Carreño
1974
bronze sculpture, number I of IV
13 1/2 x 11 3/4 x 11 in
AVAILABLE

Cast in 1974, production initiated in 2002 at Fundición R. Buchhass,
Buenos Aires, Argentina, (inscribed with foundry mark).

Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by
Juan Campos, lifetime assistant of Mario Carreño.

Exhibitions:
Exhibited (different number) in Mario Carreño, Exposición Retrospectiva, 1939 – 1993,
Museo de Artes Visuales, Santiago de Chile, Chile, March-May 2004.
This retrospective exhibition was curated by Dr. Beatriz Huidobro.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in the catalog Mario Carreño, Exposición Retrospectiva 1939 – 1993, page 54.

Illustrated (different number) in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Nine,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, November 2010, page 70.


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
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Private Collection, Miami, FL


Cuban Art Antonia Eiriz
Untitled [Faces]
(Sin Título [Rostros])

Antonia Eiriz
ca 1963
mixed media on heavy paper laid down on board
29 x 20 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Private Collection, Havana, Cuba

Exhibitions:
Exhibited at Art New York, 2018.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Antonia Eiriz (1929-1995) Entre Líneas, Dos Obras,
by Estudio Veigas, La Habana, 2017 no. 48, page 4


Cuban Art Juan Roberto Diago
The Blue Man
(El Hombre Azul)

Juan Roberto Diago
2009
mixed medianon canvas
78 3/4 x 59 inches
SOLD

Illustrations:
Illustrated in the book Diago: The Pasts of This Afro-Cuban Present,
Dr. Alejandro de la Fuente, Harvard University Press,
Cambridge, Massachusetts, page 113.

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, page 147.

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


Cuban Art Clara Morera
Miracles of the Bird Saint
(Milagros del Santo Pájaro)

Clara Morera
2007
mixed media on wood with canvas
30 x 22 x 4 inches
SOLD

Exhibited in Ajiaco: Stirrings of the Cuban Soul, Lyman Allyn Art Museum,
New London, Connecticut, September, 2009 – February, 2010,
and illustrated in the exhibition catalog, page 26.

This exhibition later travelled to the Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum,
Lafayette, Louisiana, July – December, 2010 and later to the Newark Museum,
Newark, New Jersey, June – August, 2011.

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Six, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, page 91.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Miami, Florida.


Cuban Art Hermanas Scull
The Love for My Hut
(El Amor de Mi Bohío)

Hermanas Scull
1995
three dimensional mixed media artwork
15 7/8 x 20 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
The current owner acquired it directly from the artist.


Cuban Art Mariano Rodríguez
Three Women in Interior
(Tres Mujeres en Interior)

Mariano Rodríguez
ca 1943
mixed media on heavy paper, double sided
13 1/2 x 10 3/4 inches
AVAILABLE

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Mariano, Catálogo Razonado, Pintura y Dibujo 1936-1949,
Volumen I
, Segunda Edición, Seville, Spain, 2008, page 95, no. 43.171.

Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fifteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2017, pg. 67.


Cuban Art Giosvany Echevarría
Serenity by the Pond
(Serenidad a Orillas del Estanque)

Giosvany Echevarría
2018
oil on canvas
47 1/4 x 35 1/2 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Acquired by a Private Collector in New Albany, Indiana.


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

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

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist


Cuban Art Jorge Luis Santos
Paraphrasing (from the series "Two Worlds")
(Parafraseando (de la serie "Dos Mundos"))

Jorge Luis Santos
2017
mixed media on canvas
77 1/2 x 75 1/4 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in the upcoming Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Sixteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida.


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