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Roberto Fernandez Larrañaga(d. 1988) Head of a Young Girl Sculpture

Auction:
3045B
Lot:
509
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3045B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 14, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Roberto Fernandez Larrañaga(d. 1988) Head of a Young Girl Sculpture
Stone
Argentina, c. 1957
Chiseled artist's mark and date, ht. 11 in.

Note: Fernández Larrañaga trained in Uruguay with Pedro Cantú and Severino Posse, and then in Buenos Aires with Oliva Navarro. In his native city he collaborated with the sculptor José Belloni on important monuments and sculptural groups. Installed in Tucumán, the artist also taught at the Sarmiento School, and at the Lillo Institute he worked on fossil reconstruction. He obtained many distinctions for Head of a Woman, Trini, Torso, Nude, Dominguito, Desamparados, La curiosa, Criollita, and Piedad. Reference: La Gaceta.
Estimate $400-600


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Roberto Fernandez Larra�aga, Oliva Navarro, Pedro Cant, Jos, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Uruguay

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