Rosa Rolanda Covarrubias (American, 1895-1970)
Las Tehuanas; Gouache on paper (framed); Signed; 10 1/8" x 6 3/8" (sight); Exhibition: Los Covarrubias, Mexican Consulate, San Francisco, California, 2011; Rosa Rolanda: Una orquidea tatudada y la danza en las manos, UDLAP Art, Puebla, 2011; Provenance: The artist; Mary Anita Loos (niece of author Anita Loos and Rosa Covarrubias); Provenance: The Adriana Williams Collection
Sale Price: $6,875
Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
The work of art is in good condition. Signed "Rosa Rolanda" lower right recto. In a burlap mat with a decorative frame. Intricately done rendering with lots of detail. A few cracks in the hair ornament of the uppermost woman. Minor imperfections along right edge where the sheet meets the mat. Not examined out of the frame.