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Collage Nº 294

1967
Francisco Farreras (Spanish, born in 1927)


Dimensions

39 3/8 x 31 1/2 in.

Accession Number

2003.36

Medium or Technique

Collage with paper, paint, and matte varnish on plywood

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

The artist; with Galería Juana Mordó, Madrid, Spain; about 1970, purchased by Melvin N. Blake (b. 1927 - d. 1999) and Frank M. Purnell (b. 1930 - d. 1994), New York; gift of the estate of Melvin Blake to MFA, Boston, January 22, 2003
-Label on back of frame: Galeria Juana Mordo, Villanueva 7, Madrid / ReF. 3775 / Artista Farreras / Medida 100 x 80
-Also: on back of panel: "F. Farreras / Madrid 1967 / 100 x 80"
-Confirmed with Galería Juana Mordó that the work was purchased through the gallery - see correspondence in file (they also noted that what the correct title and date should be)

Credit Line

Melvin Blake and Frank Purnell Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.