Miguel Covarrubias (Mexican, 1904-1957)
Portrait of a Woman from the South of Mexico; Ink on paper (framed); Signed; 5 3/8" x 8" (sheet); Exhibition: Los Covarrubias, Mexican Consulate, San Francisco, California, 2011; Miguel Covarrubias: Drawing a Cosmopolitan Line, Georgia OÕKeeffe Museum, Santa Fe, September 27, 2014 Ð January 18, 2015; Provenance: The Adriana Williams Collection
Sale Price: $4,063
Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000
The work is in very good condition. Signed lower right recto. Floating inside of a silk mat with a black decorative frame. Sheet is clean and drawing shows immense detail and depth. Very minor imperfection at top edge (possibly a previous repair) which does not affect the image area. Not examined out of frame.