Lot 1526: Tenderness by Jose Alvarez
December 17, 2016
Los Angeles, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Oil on canvas 47'' X 59'' Modern Art by Jose Alvarez
Condition Report: Excellent
Notes: Mexican artist of Abstract and figurative subject, magical and stunning style and shining colors, born May 7, 1948 in Tampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Self-taught painter. His father, also an artist and painter, was his teacher and principal influence. He began his career painting landscapes for many years, until his attention was drawn to the work of other abstract artists, making him to definitely include abstract elements and create his own style, resulting today in the work that you can observe. Among its main exposures are those carried out in the Mexican Petroleum Institute in 1994 and the Westing Hotel of the city of Puerto Vallarta in 2007. His most important client was Mr. Bob Perry (1932-2013), a Houston Texas homebuilder, owner of Perry Homes, who bought more than 50 of his paintings.
Dimensions: 47'' X 59''
Artist or Maker: Jose Alvarez
Literature: Oil on canvas