Willys de Castro. Modulated Composition. 1954

Willys de Castro Modulated Composition 1954

  • Not on view
Medium
Alkyd on board
Dimensions
15 7/8 × 15 3/4" (40.3 × 40 cm)
Credit
Gift of Patricia Phelps de Cisneros through the Latin American and Caribbean Fund
Object number
806.2016
Department
Painting and Sculpture
Provenance

The artist.
? - May 21, 1997, Coleção Hércules Barsotti, São Paulo, probably acquired from the artist.
May 21, 1997 - 2016, Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, New York, and Caracas, purchased from Coleção Hércules Barsotti through Sylvio Nery da Fonseca, Escritório de Arte, São Paulo.
2016, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, acquired as promised gift from Patricia Phelps de Cisneros.

Exhibition history

Aspen, The Aspen Institute, "Two Latin American Moderm Artist: Alejandro Otero and Wyllis de Castro", June 29 - November 1, 2006

Austin, Blanton Museum of Art, "The Geometry of Hope. Latin american abstract art from the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros", February 20 - April 22, 2007 and tour:
New York, Grey Art Gallery, New York University, September 12 - December 8, 2007

Los Angeles, Getty Center, "Making Art Concrete: Works from Argentina and Brazil in the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros", September 16, 2017 - February 11, 2018

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