EB Christies Latin American Art Sale
Latin American Art
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
28 May 2014
Christie’s is pleased to present the spring sale of Latin American Art, which will take place over two daytime sessions on 28 May. This spring’s highly anticipated sale of Latin American art presents nearly 250 works by the leading artists in this in-demand category. Headlining the sale are Rufino Tamayo’s iconic Mujer con sandía, Joaquín Torres-García’s exceptional Composition TSF and Fernando Botero’s Man Going to Work, all from esteemed private collections and the latter two making their first appearance in the market in nearly fifty years. Additional highlights include important works by modern and contemporary masters Mario Carreño, Wifredo Lam, Jesús Rafael Soto and Carlos Cruz-Diez as well as an impressive group of works by some of Brazil's most emblematic artists of the 20th and 21st centuries: Alfredo Volpi, Cândido Portinari, Beatriz Milhazes, Cildo Meireles, Ernesto Neto and Tunga.