Property from the Estate of Patricia Carr Lamerdin, San Francisco, California
Manuel Neri (born 1930)
Emborados - Chan Chan VI, 1971 inscribed with dedication, signed and dated 'Neri 71' (on the reverse) water-based pigments on paper irregular 14 1/4 x 21in
PROVENANCE: Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner
This lot is from a series of six drawings Neri created after a trip to Central and South America in 1969. During this time he was fascinated by architectural sites especially when viewed from above. The title of the series, Emborados translates as "erased" and refers to the erasure or disappearance of the architectural ruins.
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