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    FERNANDO BOTERO (Columbian b. 1932)
    Woman in the Kitchen, 1981
    Watercolor on paper
    63in. x 43.5in.
    Signed and dated lower right
    Provenance:Christie's NY, 1984. Purchased prior from Byron Lopez Salazar Inversiones "El Museo" Ltda Calle 37 No. 7-49 in Bogota, Colombia on June 15, 1983. ("El Museo" at the time was a restaurant/gallery where Fernando Botero would consign his work.)

    A Letter of Authenticity received from the artist shall accompany this lot.

    Condition Report: Overall excellent condition.

    David Dike: Excellent condition. Agree with description, condition and value estimate.
    Brian Roughton: No problem with authenticity. Condition as noted.

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2005
    11th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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