Constructif Avec Navire
Artwork: Constructif Avec Navire
Size: 43 x 38 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1931
Marks: Signed J.Torres-Garcia (lower center); dated 31 (lower left); dated 1 Juillet 1931 (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted on July 1, 1931
Provenance: Estate of the artist; Ifigenia Torres, Montevideo (by descent from the previous) ; Private Collection, Buenos Aires; Adolfo M. Maslach, Caracas (acquired from the previous) ; Thence by descent
Exhibition history: New York, Sidney Janis Gallery; Zurich, Gimpel & Hanover Gallery & London, Gimpel Fils Gallery, Paintings, Reliefs & Drawings by J. Torres-Garcia, 1977-78, no. 11; Caracas, Museo de Bellas Artes, La Coleccion de Adolfo Maslach—Vision de una Poetica Constructiva, 1997, no. 21, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Bogotá, Biblioteca Luis Ángel Arango, Joaquín Torres-García: armonías y resonancias, 1999, n.n.

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Date: 2019-11-13
Lot Number: 256
Low Estimate: $200000 [+0%]
High Estimate: $300000 [-33%]
Hammer Price: $200000
Sold For: $250000
Notes: This work is included in the Joaquín Torres García Online Catalogue Raisonné ( as no. 1931.06