DescriptionXavier Gonzalez (1898-1993)
Old Man Luna - He Shot His Daughter, 1937
21 x 15in.
Unsigned, Authentication from Heritage Galleries/ Estate of Gonzales included
Inscribed recto: After I asked him how did he like my portrait, he said 'mas teo que la chingada' when I was sketching this person, he told me he was waiting until it got cooler and look for his daughter and boyfriend to kill them. He did it at 6p.m.
Provenance: Estate of Xavier Gonzalez and Ethel Edwards
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