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Fernando Botero (Colombian, b. 1932)


Fernando Botero (Colombian, b. 1932)

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

Two works: Fernando Botero: Recent Painting Exhibition poster for Marlborough Gallery, London, 1983
Offset lithograph in colors
Signed and dated
50 1/4" x 20 1/2"
Botero exhibition poster for Henie-Onstad Kunstenter, Hovikodden, 1980 (framed)
Offset lithograph in colors
Signed and dated 1983
38 3/4" x 26 1/4" (sheet)
Provenance: The artist
Collection of Countess Nubia Braschi, San Marino
Private Collection

Botero exhibition poster for Henie-Onstad Kunstenter, Hovikodden: Signed and dated lower right. Handling marks throughout, some with wear to pigments, and one 1" linear abrasion at upper center with loss to top layer of sheet. Fernando Botero Recent Paintings Marlboro Gallery: Generally good condition. Soft creases and bends to sheet due to handling. In marker on verso: "Boter #2" and one piece of masking tape affixed to verso: "Miss F. Braschi from Botero 22E". Colors are good.

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