05-18-2012 05-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2598B Boston
May 18, 2012 12:00 PMCalender

Rufino Tamayo (Mexican, 1899-1991) Hombre con Coraje

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2598B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2012 12:00PM


Rufino Tamayo (Mexican, 1899-1991)

Hombre con Coraje, 1982, edition of 100 plus proofs, published by Cartón y Papel de México and printed by Taller Graficas Mexicana, Mexico City (Pereda, 303). Signed "R. Tamayo" in pencil (within the image) l.r., numbered "32/100" in pencil (within the image) l.l. Mixograph in colors on heavy paper, image size 32 x 24 1/8 in. (81.1 x 61.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Margins 1 1/2 inches or more with deckled edges, not examined out of frame.

Estimate $2,000-2,500

The sheet is a heavy, textured, oatmeal paper measuring 36 x 28 3/8 inches with deckled edges and "floating" within the frame. Although it has not been removed from its frame, there are no other visible condition issues to report.


Rufino Tamayo, Mexico City