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Roberto Matta (Chilean 1911-2002) Terra-cotta Wall Plaque

Auction:
2881T
Lot:
1147
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Discovery - 2881T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 04, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Roberto Matta (Chilean 1911-2002) Terra-cotta Wall Plaque, mid-20th century, the rectangular plaque with blue glaze ground with abstract raised figures and devices in unglazed terra-cotta accented in orange, white, and yellow, numbered "67/150," inscribed artist's signature lower right, marked "Felicor" on side, mounted in a wood frame, plaque ht. 15, dp. 11 3/4, frame ht. 23 3/4, dp. 19 5/8 in.

Note: The same image was sold at Dorotheum in Austria in December of 2009.
Estimate $300-400


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Roberto Matta, Ceramic materials, Pottery, Terracotta, Austria

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