Lot 704: Bottle and Apples by Hugo Zavaleta
November 26, 2016
Los Angeles, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Oil on canvas 39" X 28" Realism Painting
Condition Report: Excellent
Notes: Mexican Master of Still Life, born in Mexico City on May 3, 1954. Inspired by the Renaissance artist Michelangelo was very young began making reproductions of his work. Initially he studied Psychology from 1973 to 1977 but later studied art at the National School of Painting and Printmaking "La Esmeralda" from 1985 to 1990 and at the Academy of San Carlos from 1990 to 1991. At that time he met the painter Manuel Guillen who helped him improve his art. In 1990 he performed his solo exhibition "Nature pastel" in the Mizrachi Gallery. He taught drawing and painting at the National Autonomous University of Mexico. Recognized by Mr. Alberto Mizrachi, who is one of the most important gallery owners in the country. His work has been sold abroad, and one Indonesian customer bought once 30 of his paintings.
Dimensions: 39" X 28"
Artist or Maker: Hugo Zavaleta
Literature: Realism Painting
Medium: Oil on canvas