Fernando Botero, ‘El Rapto de Europa’, 2002, Phillips
Fernando Botero, ‘El Rapto de Europa’, 2002, Phillips
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Fernando Botero

El Rapto de Europa, 2002

Bronze with brown patina
23 3/5 × 17 7/10 × 7 9/10 in
60 × 45 × 20 cm
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Property from a Distinguished Private Collection

Executed in 2002, this work is artist's proof …

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Property from a Distinguished Private Collection

Executed in 2002, this work is artist's proof number 1 from an edition of 6 plus 2 artist's proofs.

From the Catalogue: Executed in 2002, El Rapto de Europa is an imposing example of Fernando Botero’s sensual, distinctly contemporary subversions of Italian …

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Incised with the artist's signature and number "Botero E/A 1/2" on the base
Fernando Botero
Colombian, b. 1932
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Drawing inspiration from a diverse array of influences, from Renaissance masters such as Giotto and …

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Drawing inspiration from a diverse array of influences, from Renaissance masters such as Giotto and Paolo Uccello to the 20th-century Abstract Expressionist movement, Fernando Botero’s signature style is characterized by the use of rotund figures and inflated forms. His 1961 work Mona Lisa, Age 12 exemplifies his use …

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Fernando Botero, ‘El Rapto de Europa’, 2002, Phillips
Fernando Botero, ‘El Rapto de Europa’, 2002, Phillips
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About the work
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Phillips

Property from a Distinguished Private Collection

Executed in 2002, this work is artist's proof …

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Property from a Distinguished Private Collection

Executed in 2002, this work is artist's proof number 1 from an edition of 6 plus 2 artist's proofs.

From the Catalogue: Executed in 2002, El Rapto de Europa is an imposing example of Fernando Botero’s sensual, distinctly contemporary subversions of Italian …

Read more
Signature
Incised with the artist's signature and number "Botero E/A 1/2" on the base
Fernando Botero
Colombian, b. 1932
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Drawing inspiration from a diverse array of influences, from Renaissance masters such as Giotto and …

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Drawing inspiration from a diverse array of influences, from Renaissance masters such as Giotto and Paolo Uccello to the 20th-century Abstract Expressionist movement, Fernando Botero’s signature style is characterized by the use of rotund figures and inflated forms. His 1961 work Mona Lisa, Age 12 exemplifies his use …

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Fernando Botero

El Rapto de Europa, 2002

Bronze with brown patina
23 3/5 × 17 7/10 × 7 9/10 in
60 × 45 × 20 cm
Bidding closed
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