Playa En La Isla Majeres
Oil on Canvas. Pablo O’Higgins. He studied under Diego Rivera in the 1930s and ’40s. Fishermen with Onlooker. Painted wooden frame with gold leaf. Matt shows natural wear and slight soiling. Painting has a nice loose brush style and is in excellent condition. Museum label on reverse “Instituto Nacional De Bellas Artes” ‘Museo Nacional De Arte Moderno”. “Oleo Sobre Tela”, 55.5 x 75 cms. Lot #22. Wonderful Mexican, ocean, rural life scene. Circa 1940. $6,500. Frame size: 30.5″ W x 38.25″ H. Canvas size: 21.5″ W x 29″ H. Wt:11.5 lb. 5.2 kg.
Delightful, original, multi-media, chalk, pastel on paper of a street musician in Mexico. Pablo Esteban O’Higgins 1904-1983, studied under Diego Rivera in the 1930s and ’40s. Full signature “Pablo O’Higgins” lower right. Circa 1948. Frame is modern with gold edges and a dark brown bevelled matt. Excellent condition. $950. Frame size: 18.75″ H x 17.75 W. Art size: 13.5″ H x 12.5″ W. Wt: 3 lb. 1.4 kg.
Market in Cuautla
Colour lithograph on paper by Pablo Esteban O’Higgins 1904-1983. “Market in Cuautla”. One of the original 250 created in 1946. The original might have been done in crayon and pastel. Signed in the margin lower right in pencil “Pablo O’Higgins”. Appropriately framed with a beige and a burgundy matt with bevelled inner cut. Frame is wood with bronze/gold finish. Excellent condition. This is not an inexpensive, new print that you see on eBay. $750. Frame size: 24″ H x 21.75″ W. Lithograph size (fully exposed): 16″ W x 13″ H. Wt: 2.5 lb. 1.2 kg.
Oil on masonite board. Signed: “P. O’Higgins” lower left. Dated 1975. Pablo Esteban O’Higgins 1904-1983, studied under Diego Rivera in the 1930s and ’40s. Perfect condition. Period, contemporary frame painted mottled gold with some normal wear. Frame size 17.25″ W x 13.25″ H. Board size 15.75″ W x 11.75″ H. Wt: 1.5 lb. .7 kg.