Description

    MEL RAMOS (American, b. 1935)
    Ocelot, 1967
    Graphite on paper
    16-1/4 x 21 inches (41.3 x 53.3 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right

    PROVENANCE:
    Private Collection (acquired directly from the artist in 1971)
    Christie's, New York, November 8, 1989, lot 193
    Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York


    Estimate: $25,000 - $30,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Surface soiling probably during the artistic process; very faint mat and light staining; paper undulates at the lower right corner; paper loss at the extreme right  upper sheet edge; a 1/2 inch tear at the lower left extreme sheet edge; faint sureface soiling; framed

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2011
    24th Tuesday
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