Palm Beach Modern Auctions
Live Auction

Modern & Contemporary Art + Design

Sat, Dec 3, 2022 12:00PM EST
Lot 563

Gustavo Novoa Painting; Triptych Screen / Divider

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000

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Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Gustavo Novoa (b. 1941)
Marking(s); notes: signed
Country of origin; materials: Chilean; acrylic on board
Dimensions (H, W, D): 84"h, 54"w overall (each panel 18"w)
Additional Information: The consignor, a longtime collector of Novoa's work, shared with us a conversation they had with the artist about the rarity of his multipanel screens: "I was fortunate to meet the artist last year at his exhibition at the gallery [Wally Findlay Galleries, Palm Beach, Florida, "50 Years of Exclusive Artist Representation"; 2021] and he said he painted very few screens because they were so hard to do." Provenance: Wally Findlay Galleries, Palm Beach, Florida, purchased mid-1970s.

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good, a few scuffs and scrapes, some pale staining along bottom edge, wear to corners/edges consistent with age and functional use

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