Miguel Covarrubias (Mexican, 1904-1957)
Bathing in the River; Watercolor and gouache on paper (framed); 10 1/2" x 8 3/4" (sight); Exhibition: Miguel Covarrubias: Mexican Genius in the United States, Instituto Cultural de Mexico, Washington D.C., 2006; (illustrated); Literature: Art of Asia Magazine, 2007, Volume 37, Number 5 on page 135; Provenance: Gift from Rosa Covarrubias; The Adriana Williams Collection
Sale Price: $40,625
Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000
The work of art is in very good condition. Colors are vibrant. Very soft horizontal crease through center of paper which appears to be original to the sheet. Sheet is dry mounted to backing board. There are two tape pieces affixed to verso of sheet at upper corners, which are then attached to backing board. Sheet overall: 10 3/4 x 9 inches. No other issues noted.