Past Auction

Latin American Art

Wed, Oct 27, 2021 at 11am EDT |
New York
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Abstraction from 1968 by Roberto Matta Tops the Works by Latin American Artists


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  • Auction of Latin American Art on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 11am
  • Comprising Lots 1-58 in the October 27 Auction
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NEW YORK, NY -- Doyle held a successful auction of Latin American Art on October 27, 2021. The sale comprised two sections, beginning with paintings, drawings, prints and sculpture by prominent Latin American artists of the 20th century, followed by Post-War & Contemporary Art by American, European and Asian artists.

With competitive international bidding, the sale totaled a robust $1,535,761 against a pre-sale estimate of $1,041,400-1,700,100 with a strong 92% sold by lot and 100% sold by value.

Highlighting the Latin American works was Sexion, an abstraction from 1968 by Chilean artist Roberto Matta (1911-2002) that achieved $47,250, at the high end of its $30,000-50,000 estimate. A floral still life by Puerto Rican artist Angel Botello (1913-1986) from the Estate of Dr. Alex Eliseo Asencio soared over its estimate of $4,000-6,000 to realize $20,160. From the same estate was an enchanting work from 1945 by Cuban artist Victor Manuel (1897-1969), Niña con Flor, that sold for $18,900, surpassing its estimate of $10,000-15,000.

Post-War & Contemporary Art

The section of the sale devoted to Post-War & Contemporary Art saw record prices for works by Betty Goodwin, Helmut Lang, Sylvia Mangold and Joseph Raffael.  Read More

A Walkabout with the Specialist

Specialist Angelo Madrigale led a preview tour of highlights from the exhibition on October 21 livestreamed on Instagram @doylenewyork
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  • Collection of a Los Angeles Artist
  • Collection of Bertram "Bud" Tamarkin
  • Estate of a Park Avenue Lady
  • Estate of a Prominent Connecticut Collector
  • Estate of Gertrud Levy
  • Estate of Herbert Kasper
  • Estate of Lee Freund
  • Estate of Mildred C. Brinn
  • Estate of Nancy Hoguet Tilghman
  • Estate of Sherry L. Fabrikant
  • From the Collection of Hans and Beryl Neuman
  • Property from The Estate of Dr. Alex Eliseo Asencio
  • Property from the Estate of Howard Aronson
  • Property from the Estate of Jacqueline Loewe Fowler
  • Property from the Hallenbeck Family Collection
  • Property of a Prominent Private Collector
  • Property of Two New York Gentlemen
  • The Collection of Greta Crusoe
  • The Collection of Jane and John Gunther
  • The Estate of Edwin Filipowski
  • The property of Doyle New York

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