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Author: Martín Chirino (Gran Canaria, 1925 – Madrid, 2019)
Title: Paisaje VIII (Landscape VIII)
Size: 44 x 127 x 66 cm
This work belongs to the Landscapes series which the artist made between 1974 and 1978. Its formal development is associated with other series, namely Roots and Aeróvoro. It is made up of three pieces or modular fragments envisioned as wide, flattened arms which spring from a nucleus and spread out horizontally in a contained balance.
This sculpture was acquired by the Fundación María Cristina Masaveu Peterson at Sotheby’s in London at an auction held on 6 March 2019 (lot 240).