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Perro Aullando A La Luna (Dog Howling At The Moon)

Rufino Tamayo-Perro Aullando A La Luna (Dog Howling At The Moon)-1942

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Perro Aullando A La Luna (Dog Howling At The Moon)
Size:
112.4 x 85.7 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1942
Marks
Signed Tamayo and dated 42 (lower left)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Valentine Gallery, New York; Ines Amor, Mexico City; John Huston, Beverly Hills; Evelyn Keyes, Beverly Hills; Frank Perls Gallery, Los Angeles; Peter G. Wray, Scottsdale, Arizona (acquired from the previous in 1977); Otto Atencio, New York; Acquired from the previous in 1993
Exhibition History :
New York, Valentine Gallery, Rufino Tamayo: New Paintings, 1943, no. 8; Chicago, The Arts Club of Chicago, Tamayo, 1945, no. 20; Mexico City, Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, Museo Nacional de Artes Plasticas, Tamayo: 20 anos de su labor pictorica, 1948, no. 32, illustrated in the catalogue; Paris, Musee National d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris; Stockholm, Liljevalchs Konsthall & London, Tate Gallery, Mexican Art from Pre-Columbian Times to the Present Day, 1952-53 (in Paris, no. 1065; in Stockholm, no. 1050; in London, no. 1043); Mexico City, Palacio de Bellas Artes, Exposicion inaugural del Museo de Artes Plasticas del INBA, 1953, n.n., p. 68; New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Rufino Tamayo: Myth and Magic, 1979, no. 28, illustrated in color in the catalogue; San Antonio, San Antonio Museum of Art & Monterrey, Museo de Monterrey, Tamayo, 1985-86, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Mexico City, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo Internacional Rufino Tamayo, Setenta anos de creacion, 1987-88, no. 76; Madrid, Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Rufino Tamayo: Pinturas, 1988, no. 22, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Mexico City, Museo Nacional de Arte Proyecto Ciudad de Mexico, Modernidad y modernizacion en el arte mexicano, 1920-1960, 1991-92, no. 41, illustrated in the catalogue ; Nagoya, Nagoya City Art Museum; Kamakura, The Museum of Modern Art & Kyoto, The National Museum of Modern Art, Retrospectiva Tamayo, 1993-94, no. 27, illustrated in color on the cover of the catalogue; Monterrey, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Monterrey, Sala Mexico revolucion y revelacion, 2007-08, no. 49, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Museum of Art; Miami, Miami Art Museum & Mexico City, Museo Tamayo de Arte Contemporaneo, Tamayo: A Modern Icon, Reinterpreted, 2007-08, no. 64, illustrated in color in the catalogue; Washington, D.C., Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Tamayo: The New York Years, 2017-18, no. 33, illustrated in color in the catalogue

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2018-05-14
Lot Number :
25
Low Estimate :
$5,000,000[0%]*
High Estimate :
$7,000,000[-29%]*
Hammer Price :
$5,000,000
Sold For :
$5,873,000*