Description

    Fernando Botero (b. 1932)
    Santa Rosa's Mystic Dream, 1961
    Oil on canvas
    14 x 12 inches (35.6 x 30.5 cm)
    Signed faintly lower left: Botero
    Signed, titled, and dated verso: Santa Rosa's / Mystic / Dream / Botero / 61

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection, Chicago, Illinois;
    Private collection, Texas, acquired from the above, mid-1960s.

    NOTE:
    We wish to thank Mr. Gary Nader for confirming the authenticity of this painting on behalf of the artist.




    Condition Report*:

    Glue-lined canvas; there appears to be a few areas of light craquelure and very minor frame wear; under UV exam, there appears to be a few pigments that fluoresce, but no obvious previous restoration. Framed Dimensions 15 X 13 Inches

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