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PARTIAL SELECTIONS OF RECENT ARRIVALS AND DEPARTURES - DECEMBER 2016

Cuban Art Mario Carreño
Sugar Cane Cutter in the Field
(Cortador de Caña en el Campo)

Mario Carreño
1948
mixed media on heavy paper laid down on board
13 1/4 x 10 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
The Anselmo and Meredith Rae Reyes Collection, Virginia.

Illustrations: Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 102.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Purchase, New York.









Cuban Art Amelia Peláez
Daisies in a Vase
(Margaritas en un Jarrón)

Amelia Peláez
1966
oil on canvas
38 x 32 inches
SOLD

Exhibitions:
Exhibited in Latin American Art, Christie’s, New York, November 22, 1999,
and illustrated in the corresponding exhibition catalog, lot no. 51.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 102.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Bethesda, Maryland.


Cuban Art Wifredo Lam
Birds of Fire, number 385 of 500
(Pájaros de Fuego, núm.385 of 500)

Wifredo Lam
1970
set ot two, polished brass & chrome - plated metal
101/2 x 6 x 4 inches
SOLD

Both inscribed with signature and numbered 385 out of 500,
in near perfect condition

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 39.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Stockbridge, Massachusetts.


Cuban Art Amelia Peláez
Composition
(Composición)

Amelia Peláez
1966
mixed media on heavy paper laid down on board
27 x 21 3/8 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
José Gómez Sicre Collection, Washington, D.C.

We are grateful to Dr. Alejandro Anreus for having confirmed the provenance
and authenticity of this artwork.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 27.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Coral Gables, Florida.


Cuban Art Víctor Manuel García
Landscape with Figures by a River
(Paisaje con Figuras a la Orilla de un Río)

Víctor Manuel García
ca 1950
oil on canvas
20 x 16 inches
SOLD

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Víctor Manuel, by Ramón Vásquez Díaz,
Ediciones Vanguardia Cubana, 2010, page 139.
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg.181.

This painting is also accompanied by a certificate of authenticity
signed by Ramón Vázquez Díaz.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Miami, Florida


Cuban Art Carlos Enríquez
Musicians and Rumba Dancers
(Músicos y Pareja de Rumberos)

Carlos Enríquez
ca 1929
ink on heavy paper
9 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Sara Bertha de Casoy Collection, Buffalo, New York.

We are grateful to Dr. Juan Martínez for having confirmed
the authenticity of this artwork.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 176.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Fisher Island, Florida.


Cuban Art René Portocarrero
Ornamented Figure
(Figura Ornamentada)

René Portocarrero
1963
mixed media on heavy paper laid down on board
30 x 22 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Private Collection, Paris, France.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Islas, Revista de la Universidad de Las Villas, Santa Clara, Cuba,
Samuel Feijóo, September-October 1966, page 173.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 62.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Key Biscayne, Florida.


Cuban Art Víctor Manuel García
Night Scene of Old Havana
(Paisaje Nocturno de Ciudad de La Habana)

Víctor Manuel García
1940
oil on canvas
25 x 21 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Private collection Coral Gables, Florida.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 18.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Key Biscayne, Florida.


Cuban Art Agustín Cárdenas  (Sculptures)
Composition with Three Figures
(Composición con Tres Figuras)

Agustín Cárdenas (Sculptures)
1956
bronze sculpture, Artist's proof 1 of 4
59 x 26 3/4 x 20 1/8 in.
SOLD

Exhibitions:
Exhibited in Galerie Patrice Trigano, Paris, France, March 10, 1999,
and illustrated in the exhibition catalog (different cast).

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 79.

Foundry stamp “Christian Maas Founder,” imprinted on this sculpture.
Signed and numbered.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Bridgehampton, New York.


Cuban Art Manuel Mendive
Yemaya, Goddess of The Sea
(Yemayá, Diosa del Mar)

Manuel Mendive
ca 1975
oil on wood
15 3/4 x 16 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
The Tanyu Levent Collection, Istanbul, Turkey.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg.87

Acquired by a Private Collector in Coral Gables, Florida.


Cuban Art Dayron González
The Lady Behind the Scenes
(La Señora Detrás de Escena)

Dayron González
2016
oil on canvas
70 x 50 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 169.

Sold to a Private Collector in Big Sky, Montana









Cuban Art Angel Acosta León
Los Ciclistas
(The Bicycle Riders)

Angel Acosta León
ca 1963
mixed media on heavy paper laid down on board
4 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Estate of Angel Acosta León.
This artwork belonged to Eugenia Antonia Acosta León, sister of the artist.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Twelve, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2014, page 92.
Also illustrated in the book, Angel Acosta León and His Magic, by Dr. Rosa A. Chediak,page 34.

This artwork is accompanied by a photo-certificate of authenticity signed by Eugenia Antonia Acosta León.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Miami, Florida.


Cuban Art Tomás Sánchez
Meditación y Nubes
(Meditation and Clouds)

Tomás Sánchez
1995
acrylic on canvas
13 3/4 x 19 1/2 inches
SOLD

This painting is accompanied by a photo-certificate of authenticity
signed by the artist and dated December 4, 2015.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 135.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Denver, Colorado.


Cuban Art Joel Besmar
The Guardian
(El Guardián)

Joel Besmar
2016
oil on canvas
78 3/4 x 57 1/2 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 155.

Sold to a Private Collector in Miami, Florida.


Cuban Art Dayron González
Father
(Padre)

Dayron González
2016
oil on canvas
66 x 100 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Acquired Directly from the Artist

Exhibitions:
Exhibited in Dayron Gonzalez: From Green to Red, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, October –November 2016, and illustrated
in the accompanying exhibition catalog, pages 18 and 19.

Sold to a Private Collector in Sedona, Arizona.


Cuban Art Mario Carreño
Fire in the Farm
(Fuego en el Batey)

Mario Carreño
1943
duco on oil on wood panel
48 x 65 inches
AVAILABLE
Provenance:
The Collection of Milton and Nona Ward, Baldwin, New York;
Private Collection, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Exhibitions:
Exhibited in Galería del Prado, Havana, Cuba, 1943.
Exhibited in Carreño: óleos-ducos, gouaches, acuarelas, Galería Lyceum, Havana, Cuba,
November 9-16, 1943, and listed as number 9 in the exhibition brochure.
Exhibited in Christie’s Latin American Sale, New York, May 28-29, 2009, lot no. 10.
Exhibited in Fuego en el Batey, Cernuda Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, July 3, 2009,
and illustrated on the cover of the invitation.
Exhibited in Cuban Art & Identity: 1900-1950, Vero Beach Museum of Art,
Vero Beach, Florida, curated by Juan A. Martínez, PhD,
October 19, 2013 - February 2, 2014, and illustrated in the museum catalog, page 24.

Literature:
Guy Pérez Cisneros, “Mario Carreño,” Grafos Havanity, no. 117, Year X, Havana,
November-December 1943, p. 17-19.
José Gómez Sicre, Cuadernos de Plástica Cubana I, Carreño, Ediciones Galería del Prado,
Havana, 1943, illustrated.
José Gómez Sicre, Cuban Painting of Today, María Luisa Gómez Mena, Havana,
1944, p. 100, illustrated.
L. Gómez Wangüemert, “La exposición de Carreño en el Lyceum,” Carteles, Havana,
November 1944, illustrated.
José Gómez Sicre, Carreño, Pan American Union, Washington, D.C., 1947.
Loló de la Torriente, Estudio de las artes plásticas en Cuba, Havana, 1954, p. 174-175.
José Gómez Sicre, Art of Cuba in Exile, Editora Munder, Miami, 1987, p. 53, illustrated.
Mario Carreño, Cronología del recuerdo, Editorial Antártica, Santiago, 1991.
Guy Pérez Cisneros, Antología de la crítica de arte, Editorial Letras Cubanas, 2000, p. 173.
J. R. Alonso, Los Ducos de Carreño, Ediciones Vanguardia Cubana,
Madrid, (forthcoming publication date to be announced).

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 41.


Cuban Art Tomás Sánchez
Hidden Waters in the Jungle,
(Aguas Ocultas en la Selva)

Tomás Sánchez
1990
oil on canvas
78 3/4 x 94 1/2 inches
AVAILABLE

This painting is also accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 134.


Cuban Art Mario Carreño
Dawn of the Volcanoes
(Amanecer de los Volcanes)

Mario Carreño
1974
oil on canvas
33 1/4 x 47 inches
AVAILABLE
Exhibitions:
Exhibited in Mario Carreño, Galería Imagen, Santiago de Chile, June, 1976,
illustrated on page 25 of the corresponding catalog.
Exhibited in Mario Carreño, The Art Contact, Coconut Grove, Florida, March, 1979,
and illustrated in the corresponding exhibition catalog.
Exhibited in Museo Nacional de Artes, Montevideo, Uruguay, Mario Carreño, Retrospectiva 1945-1988,
December 1988, and listed in the corresponding exhibition catalog.
Exhibited in Sotheby's New York, Latin American Art, May 2 and 3, 1990,lot number 196,
illustrated in the corresponding exhibition catalog.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 175





Cuban Art Amelia Peláez
Grey Fish
(Peces Grises)

Amelia Peláez
1931
oil on canvas
38 x 51 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Luis Amado Blanco Collection, Havana, Cuba;
Private Collection, Los Angeles, California.

Exhibitions:
Exhibited in Amelia Peláez del Casal, January-February 1935, Lyceum, Vedado,
Havana, Cuba, and listed no. 19 (Pescado Gris) in the exhibition brochure.
Exhibited in Exposición de Pintura, Víctor M. García, Amelia Peláez, Domingo Ravenet and Carlos Enríquez,
August 8, 1936, Lyceum, Vedado, Havana, Cuba, and listed
no. XII (Pescados Grises) in the exhibition brochure.
Exhibited in Amelia Peláez, Exposición Retrospectiva, November 14, 1968, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes,
Havana, Cuba, and listed in the corresponding exhibition catalog, no. 58.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Diálogos Constructivistas en la Vanguardia Cubana: Amelia Peláez, Loló Soldevilla and Zilia Sánchez,
Galerie Lelong, New York, April-June 2016, page 6.
Illustrated in
Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda
Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 22.


Cuban Art Mario Carreño
Landscape with Palms
(Paisaje con Palmas)

Mario Carreño
1944
mixed media on heavy paper
21 x 17 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Private collection Pembroke Pines, Florida.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg.47.









Cuban Art Mariano Rodríguez
Rooster
(Gallo)

Mariano Rodríguez
1987, cast
bronze sculpture, artist proof 3 of 3
15 1/4 x 11 x 5 3/4 inche
AVAILABLE

Exhibitions:
Exhibited in Mariano, La Fiesta del Amor, Fondo Cubano de Bienes Culturales,
Havana, Cuba, May 1987, illustrated (the terracotta model for this sculpture) in
the corresponding exhibition catalog, number 50.
Exhibited in Mariano, Arco, 2005, Arco Art Fair, Madrid, Spain, February 2005,
illustrated (different number) and listed in the corresponding exhibition brochure, number 1.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 174.


Cuban Art René Portocarrero
Angel
(Angel)

René Portocarrero
1942
graphite on heavy paper laid down on board
9 3/4 x 7 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
This painting was part of the Betty Jane “Lindy” Bergman Collection (1918-2014).

Ms. Bergman was an important collector of 20th century Modern art who donated major works to the
Chicago Art Institute, including paintings by Picasso,
Miró, Dalí, Magritte, Lam and others.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 60.


Cuban Art Hugo Consuegra
Montagues and Capulets
(Montescos y Capuletos)

Hugo Consuegra
1956
oil on canvas
49 3/4 x 39 3/4 inches
AVAILABLE

Exhibitions:
Exhibited in Hugo Consuegra of Cuba, Pan American Union, Washington, D.C.,
May 21 to June 19, 1956, and listed in the exhibition brochure.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 75.





Cuban Art Roberto Fabelo
Suyu and the Beans
(Suyu y los Frijoles)

Roberto Fabelo
2016
oil on canvas
93 x 79 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 107







Cuban Art Gina Pellón
Clarity
(Claridad)

Gina Pellón
2007
mixed media on canvas
39 3/8 x 32 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Private Collection Belgium.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 102.


Cuban Art Miguel Florido
Love Me Free
(Quiéreme Libre)

Miguel Florido
2016
mixed media on canvas
49 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg.141


Cuban Art Roberto Fabelo
Suyu and the Romantic Rhinoceros
(Suyu y los Rinocerontes Románticos)

Roberto Fabelo
2016
oil on silk
47 3/4 x 94 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Fourteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2016, pg. 106.


Cuban Art Irina Elén González
After the Rain
(Después de la Lluvia)

Irina Elén González
2016
acrylic on canvas
29 1/2 x 23 1/2 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.


Cuban Art Giosvany Echevarría
A Sunlit Day
(Un Día Soleado)

Giosvany Echevarría
2016
oil on canvas
13 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches
AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.


Cuban Art Lilian García-Roig
Troncos de Naranja
(Orange Tree Trunks)

Lilian García-Roig
2014
oil on canvas
36 x 24 inches
SOLD

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Illustrations:
Illustrated in Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Thirteen, Cernuda Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, November 2015, pg. 174.

Sold to a Private Collector in New York, New York.


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