Lot # 050
Post-War & Contemporary Art Live auction

Fernando Botero
1932 - Colombian

Femme debout
oil on canvas
signed and dated 1982 and on verso titled on a label and inscribed "7162 - 63" / "18489/4" and with various numbers
60 1/4 x 35 1/4 in  153 x 89.5cm

Galerie Beyeler, Basel
R.L. Feighn, New York
James Goodman Gallery, New York
Rachel Adler Gallery, New York
Mary-Anne Martin Fine Art, New York
Hokin Gallery, Palm Beach
Opera Gallery, Paris, 2005
Property of an Important Estate, British Columbia

Marie-Pierre Colle, Latin American Artists in Their Studios, 1994, page 44
Ana María Escallón, Botero: New Works on Canvas, 1997, pages 12, 13 and 23
Edward Sullivan, Botero: Monograph & Catalogue Raisonné Paintings 1975 - 1990, 2000, reproduced page 326, plate 505
David Elliott, Fernando Botero, Moderna Museet, 2001, essay by Mario Vargas Llosa, pages 18 and 19
Carlos Fuentes, Botero Women, 2003, pages 57 and 218

For full cataloguing, essay and images in PDF format, please click here.

Estimate: $500,000 ~ $700,000 CAD  
Sold for: $811,250 CAD (including Buyer's Premium)

All prices are in Canadian Dollars.

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