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Raquel, from the portfolio of five screenprints "Five"

Tomas Esson (Cuban (active in the U.S.), born in 1963)


Sheet: 76 x 60.5 cm (29 15/16 x 23 13/16 in.) Portfolio case: 78.6 x 63 x 3.5 cm (30 15/16 x 24 13/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

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Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings



A portfolio of five screenprints on folio white paper by Juan Abreu, Julio Antonio, Luis Cruz Azaceta, Carlos Cardenas, and Tomas Esson, hand printed by Katsumi Suzuki and Hidemi Nomura at Watanabe Studio. Edition of 47 and 5 printer’s proofs. Published by Snitzer / Michaels editions, 1994. Portfolio case in charcoal gray cloth.


In graphite, l.l.: 44/47; b.c.: Raquel; l.r.: T. Essor / NY 94


Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Coral Gables, FL; from whom purchaed in 1993 by Mitzi and Melvin Kutchin, MA; by whom given to MFA November 23, 2005

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Gift of Mitzi and Mel Kutchin