Works by 38 Cuban artists will be auctioned in Havana
- Submitted by: Camila
- Arts and Culture
- 11 / 04 / 2014
Havana Gallery will held the XII edition of the Havana Auction on November 5 at National Hotel. Works by 38 Cuban artists are included, such as Servando Cabrera Moreno, Mariano Rodríguez, René Portocarrero, Víctor Manuel, among others.
51 lots of works will be auctioned and the sale back to its original feature, only the fine arts and that includes works from the early twentieth century to the present, as reported by Luis Miret Pérez, vice president of the commercial action of Havana Auction.
He said for the first time will go on sale an original, duly authenticated, Lam, a cake and charcoal on paper, 1955. The starting price is between 50,000 and 60,000 euros, according to the Web site of Havana Auction.
Among the most valuable pieces of the auction is Flora Harvester of Dreams, a bronze sculpture Cundo Bermudez, six feet tall, with an estimated 150,000 to 160,000 euros.
Jorge R. Toledo, auction specialist, said the reserve price of each work set according to the experience gained in previous versions and an international investigation of the art market. Buyers can opt for the live auction, followed by a representative or bid by phone or internet.
Among the pieces to be auctioned also include works by Ruperto Jay Matamoros, Ernesto Gonzalez Puig, Angel Acosta Leon Sandú Darié, Eduardo Abela, Julio Girona, René Peña, Moses Finalé Ivan Capote, José Bedia, The Carpenters, Carlos Garaicoa and Roberto Fabelo.