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Francisco Narváez (Venezuelan, 1905-1982) Still Life with Flowers, Bottles, and Fruit

Auction:
3248B
Lot:
351
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3248B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Francisco Narváez (Venezuelan, 1905-1982)

Still Life with Flowers, Bottles, and Fruit
Signed "NARVAEZ" l.l.
Oil on canvas, 24 x 19 in. (60.8 x 50.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Fine craquelure and flaking to some areas of impasto, canvas bulge to center, surface grime.

Provenance: Miguel Otero Silva to Jerome Sonnenborn c. 1960; by descent to the current private collection, New York.

N.B. Miguel Otero Silva (Venezuelan, 1908-1985) was a prominent writer, journalist, humorist, and politician. He owned the daily newspaper El aNacional for which Jerome Sonnenborn's paper company supplied the newsprint.

A certificate of authenticity from the Fundación Francisco Narváez accompanies the lot.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Framed dimensions: 29 x 24 3/4 in.


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Keywords

B. Miguel Otero Silva, Francisco Narv, Jerome Sonnenborn, Countries, International organizations, Miguel Otero Silva, Narvaez, Otero, Spanish language, Venezuela

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