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Cuban Art Mario Carreño
Afro-Cuban Dance
(Danza Afrocubana)

Mario Carreño
1943
Duco with cloth and rope collage on wood panel
64 7/8 x 47 7/8 inches
signed and dated 43 lower right

AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Perls Galleries, New York (1944);
Acquired from the above, thence by descent from the above;
Private Collection, Coral Gables, Florida.

Exhibited in Carreño, Lyceum, Havana, Cuba, Nov. 9-16, 1943, no. 8.
Exhibited in Mario Carreño, Perls Galleries, New York, New York,
Mar. – Apr. 1944, and listed in the exhibition brochure, no. 14.

Exhibited in Modern Cuban Painters at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA),
New York, April 1944, curated by Alfred Barr, and listed in
“Modern Cuban Painters”, Museum of Modern Art Bulletin,
Vol. XI, No. 5, p. 8, Apr. 1944.

Exhibited in Sotheby’s, Latin American Art, May 30-31, 2007,
New York, New York, lot no. 8.

Exhibited in Afro-Cuban Dance - A Re-Discovered Masterwork by
Mario Carreño, Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, July 2007,
and illustrated on the cover of the invitation.

Exhibited in Cuban Art & Identity: 1900-1950,
Vero Beach Museum of Art, Vero Beach, Florida, curated by
Juan A. Martínez, PhD, Oct.19, 2013 – Feb. 2, 2014, illustrated
in the museum catalog, page 23, and listed on page 54, no. 9.

Also Exhibited at the Following Museums:
Munson Williams Proctor Art Institute, Utica, New York,
Oct. 1 – Oct. 30, 1944.
Art Club of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, Dec. 1 – Dec.29, 1944.
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., Feb. 1 – Mar. 1, 1945.
St. Paul Gallery & School of Art, St. Paul, Minnesota,
Mar. 15 – Apr. 1, 1945.
University Gallery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota,
May 27 – Jun. 24, 1945.
Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon, Jul. 19 – Aug.16, 1945.
Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, Washington, Aug. 30 – Sep. 27, 1945.
San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, California,
Oct. 11 – Nov. 8, 1945.
J.B. Speed Art Museum, Louisville, Kentucky, Nov. 22 – Dec. 20, 1945.
Alexandria Art League, Alexandria, Louisiana, Jan.3 – Jan. 24, 1946.
Person Hall Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill,
North Carolina, Feb.7 – Mar. 7, 1946.
Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida, Mar. 21 – Apr. 19, 1946.

Literature:
José Gómez Sicre, Cuadernos de Plástica Cubana I, Carreño,
Ediciones Galería del Prado, Havana, 1943, illustrated in color.
José Gómez Sicre, Cuban Painting of Today, María Luisa Gómez Mena,
Havana, 1944, p. 9.
Edward Alden Jewell, “Cuba’s Pacemakers,” New York Times,
March 26, 1944, discussed.
“Cuban Rhythm,” Dayton, Ohio News Week, April 3, 1944, discussed.
“El Arte Cubano,” Carteles, April 30, 1944, installation view.
Alfred Hamilton Barr, “Pintura Cubana en Nueva York,” Norte, Vol. 4, No. 9,
July 1944, discussed.
José Gómez Sicre, “Pintores Cubanos Modernos,” La Revista Belga,
July, 1944, illustrated.
Harry Salpeter, “Carreño the Cubanist,” Esquire, September 1944, discussed.
José Gómez Sicre, Art of Cuba in Exile, Editora Munder, Miami, 1987,
p. 53, installation view.
Lowery S. Sims, et al, Wifredo Lam and his Contemporaries 1938-1952
(exhibition catalog), The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York,
Harry N. Abrams, 1992, p. 64, illustrated.
Maria Lluïsa & Antonio Zaya, Cuba Siglo XX: modernidad y sincretismo
(exhibition catalog), Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Centro Atlántico
de Arte Moderno; Palma, Fundación “La Caixa;” Barcelona,
Centre d’Art Santa Mònica, April-December 1996, p. 38, illustrated.
Jacqueline Barnitz, Twentieth-Century Art of Latin America,
University of Texas Press, Austin, 2001, p. 124, no. 4.8, illustrated in color.



Cuban Art Roberto Fabelo
Nest of Dogs
(Nido de Perros)

Roberto Fabelo
2018
oil on canvas
92 1/2 x 79 1/2 inches

SOLD

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Exhibited in ROBERTO FABELO
The Theater of Life - Twenty Artworks
from the 1990s to Today, Cernuda
Arte,
Coral Gables, Florida, April - July 2021,
and illustrated digitally on cernudaarte.com,
exhibitions.

Exhibited in EXPO Chicago Art Fair,
Festival Hall, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois,
April, 2022.

Exhibited in Art Miami Fair,
Miami, Florida, December, 2023.

Illustrated in IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Nineteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, 2022, page 95.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Miami, Florida.

Cuban Art Juan Roberto Diago
Woman with Collar
(Mujer con Collar)

Juan Roberto Diago
2023
bronze sculpture 2/2
22 3/4 x 18 1/4 x 9 inches

AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

To be illustrated in the upcoming catalog
IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty-One,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, December 2024.

This artwork is accompanied by a Photo-Certificate
of Authenticity, signed by the artist.



Cuban Art Miguel Florido
You are the Salt of My Life
(Tú Eres la Sal de Mi Vida)

Miguel Florido
2021-2023
oil on canvas
49 x 10 inches

SOLD

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Exhibited in EXPO Chicago Art Fair,
Festival Hall, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois,
April, 2024.

To be illustrated in the upcoming catalog
IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty-One,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, December 2024.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Chicago, Illinois.



Cuban Art Danuel Méndez
Rosy Afternoon
(La Tarde Rosada)

Danuel Méndez
2024
acrylic on canvas
60 x 48 inches

AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

To be illustrated in the upcoming catalog
IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty-One,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, December 2024.


Cuban Art Giosvany Echevarría
Sacred Inspiration
(Inspiración Sagrada)

Giosvany Echevarría
2023
oil on canvas
39 3/4 x 78 3/4 inches

SOLD

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Exhibited in EXPO Chicago Art Fair,
Festival Hall, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois,
April, 2024.

Illustrated in IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, 2023, page 134.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Chicago, Illinois.



Cuban Art Enrique Casas
Boats, Light and Waves
(Barcas, Luz y Oleaje)

Enrique Casas
2023
oil on canvas
28 3/4 x 39 1/4 inches

AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Exhibited at Palm Beach Modern and Contemporary
Art Fair,
Palm Beach, Florida, March, 2024.

To be illustrated in the upcoming catalog
IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty-One,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, December 2024.



Cuban Art Manuel Mendive
Hen [1 of 8]
(Gallina [1 de 8]

Manuel Mendive
2003
sculpture in bronze
16 1/4 X 7 1/2 X 14 in.

SOLD

Exhibited in Manuel Mendive and Three Centuries of
Afro Cuban Artists, Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida,
November 2013 - February 2014, and illustrated
digitally on cernudaarte.com, exhibitions.

Exhibited in Art Miami Fair,
Miami, Florida, December, 2019.

Exhibited in EXPO Chicago Art Fair,
Festival Hall, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois,
April, 2022.

Acquired by a Private Collector in McLean, Virginia.



Cuban Art René Portocarrero
Seven Carnival Figures
(Siete Figuras de Carnaval)

René Portocarrero
1970
mixed media on heavy paper laid down on board
19 3/4 x 25 3/4 inches

AVAILABLE

To be illustrated in the upcoming catalog
IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty-One,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, December 2024.



Cuban Art Juan Roberto Diago
Annulled
(Anulado)

Juan Roberto Diago
1998
mixed media on heavy paper, laid down on canvas
27 1/2 x 19 3/4 inches

SOLD

Exhibited in Art Miami Fair, Miami, Florida,
November - December, 2022.

Exhibited in EXPO Chicago Art Fair,
Festival Hall, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois,
April, 2023.

Illustrated in IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Nineteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, 2022, page 127.

This painting is accompanied by a Photo-Certificate
of Authenticity, signed by the artist.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Chicago, Illinois.



Cuban Art Agustín Cárdenas
The Circus (also known as The Couple)
(El Circo [La Pareja])

Agustín Cárdenas
1988
bronze sculpture 2/6
9 1/4 x 8 1/2 x 8 inches

AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Private Collection, Boston, MA.

Exhibited (different number), in Agustín Cárdenas,
Marbles, Woods and Bronzes,
Galeria Durbán Segnini,
Caracas, Venezuela, September 1990, and is illustrated
in the corresponding exhibition catalog, page 25.

To be illustrated in the upcoming catalog
IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty-One,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, December 2024.



Cuban Art Yasiel Elizagaray
Amazement
(Asombro)

Yasiel Elizagaray
2023
oil on canvas
55 x 47 1/4 inches

SOLD

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Exhibited in EXPO Chicago Art Fair,
Festival Hall, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois,
April, 2024.

To be illustrated in the upcoming catalog
IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty-One,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, December 2024.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Chicago, Illinois.


Cuban Art Irina Elén González
The Fishing Bonanza
(La Pesca de la Bonanza)

Irina Elén González
2023
acrylic on canvas
39 1/4 x 31 1/4 inches

AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

To be illustrated in the upcoming catalog
IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty-One,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, December 2024.



Cuban Art Sandro De La Rosa
The Sound of Wind
(El Sonido del Viento)

Sandro De La Rosa
2022
oil on canvas
48 x 36 inches

SOLD

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Exhibited in Art Miami Fair, Miami, Florida,
November - December, 2022.

Illustrated in IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Nineteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, 2022, page 162.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Tenafly, New Jersey.



Cuban Art Rafael Soriano
Untitled [Facing the Infinite]
(Sin Título [Mirando el Infinito])

Rafael Soriano
ca 1980
oil on canvas
16 x 20 inches

AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Dr. José Gómez-Sicre Collection, Washington D.C.;
Manuel Delgado Collection, Caracas, Venezuela.

Illustrated in IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, 2023, page 72.

This painting is accompanied by a Photo-Certificate of
Authenticity issued by the Rafael Soriano Foundation, and
signed by Dra. Hortensia Soriano, daughter of the artist.



Cuban Art Carlos Alfonzo
Untitled [Three Figures]
(Sin Título [Tres Figuras])

Carlos Alfonzo
1979
mixed media on heavy paper laid down on board
25 1/2 x 19 3/4 inches

SOLD

Provenance:
Family of the artist.

Exhibited in Carlos Alfonzo (1950-1991):
Early Works, Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida,
April - September 2023, and illustrated
digitally on cernudaarte.com, exhibitions.

Exhibited in Art Wynwood Fair,
Miami, Florida, February, 2024.

Illustrated in IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, 2023, page 116.

This artwork is accompanied by a Photo-Certificate
of Authenticity signed by Alicia Alfonzo, sister of the artist.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.



Cuban Art Cundo Bermúdez
Geyser
(Geyser)

Cundo Bermúdez
2008
bronze sculpture 1/5
28 x 9 x 4 1/2 inches

AVAILABLE

Exhibited Cundo Bermúdez: The Artist, The Friend,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, Aug. - Nov. 2013,
and illustrated digitally on cernudaarte.com, exhibitions.

This artwork is accompanied by two Photo-Certificates
of Authenticity. One issued and signed by the artist
Cundo Bermúdez and the other, signed by the producer,
Carlos Soler II.

To be illustrated in the upcoming catalog
IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty-One,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, December 2024.



Cuban Art Wifredo Lam
Untitled [Personage with Guest]
(Sin Título [Personaje con Invitado])

Wifredo Lam
1966
mixed media on heavy paper
25 3/4 x 19 3/4 inches

SOLD

Provenance:
Private Collection, Caracas, Venezuela.

Exhibited in EXPO Chicago Art Fair,
Festival Hall, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois,
April, 2024.

This work is accompanied by a
Photo-Certificate issued by Lou Laurin-Lam,
wife of the artist, Paris, April 01, 2005.

To be illustrated in the upcoming catalog
IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty-One,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, December 2024.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Chicago, Illinois.


Cuban Art Miguel Florido
New Joy
(Nueva Alegría)

Miguel Florido
2022-2024
oil on canvas
19 1/2 x 25 1/2 inches

AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

To be illustrated in the upcoming catalog
IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty-One,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, December 2024.



Cuban Art Danuel Méndez
Grand Interior Garden
(El Gran Jardin Interior)

Danuel Méndez
2023
acrylic on canvas
60 x 48 inches

SOLD

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

Exhibited in EXPO Chicago Art Fair,
Festival Hall, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois,
April, 2024.

To be illustrated in the upcoming catalog
IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty-One,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, December 2024.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Chicago, Illinois.



Cuban Art Wifredo Lam
Portrait of a Lady
(Retrato de Señora)

Wifredo Lam
1932
oil on canvas
39 1/2 x 31 3/4 inches

AVAILABLE

Illustrated in Wifredo Lam: Catalogue Raisonné
of the Painted Work, Volume I, 1923-1960,
Acatos,
Project Director: Eskil Lam, page 233, no. 32.02.

This work is accompanied by a
Photo-Certificate issued by Lou Laurin-Lam,
wife of the artist, n° 94-41, Paris, April 28, 1994.

To be illustrated in the upcoming catalog
IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty-One,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, December 2024.



Cuban Art René Portocarrero
Ornamented Figure
(Figura Ornamentada)

René Portocarrero
ca 1968
mixed media on heavy paper laid down on board
21 x 16 1/2 inches

SOLD

Provenance:
Mario Amiguet Collection, Coral Gables, FL.

Exhibited in Art Wynwood Fair,
Miami, Florida, February, 2023.

Exhibited in EXPO Chicago Art Fair,
Festival Hall, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois,
April, 2023.

Illustrated in IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Eighteen,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, 2021, page 62.

Acquired by a Private Collector in Madison, Wisconsin.



Cuban Art Yasiel Elizagaray
The Intruder
(La Intrusa)

Yasiel Elizagaray
2024
mixed media on canvas
39 1/4 x 31 1/2 inches

AVAILABLE

Provenance:
Acquired directly from the artist.

To be illustrated in the upcoming catalog
IMPORTANT CUBAN ARTWORKS, Volume Twenty-One,
Cernuda
Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, December 2024.



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