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Sink and Mirror

López García studied art in Madrid in the 1950s and lived there after 1960, becoming an instructor at his alma mater, the School of Fine Arts of San Fernando. He has influenced generations of artists as a leader of the Spanish Realists, known for their unyielding depictions of their...

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The artist; with Staempfli Gallery, New York; about 1968, purchased by Melvin N. Blake (b. 1927 - d. 1999) and Frank M. Purnell (b. 1930 - d. 1994), New York; gift of the estate of Melvin Blake to MFA, Boston, January 22, 2003

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Melvin Blake and Frank Purnell Collection


Reproduced with permission.

Lavabo y espejo



38 1/2 x 33 in. (44 1/4 x 39 x 2 1/4 in. overall)

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Oil on wood


Contemporary Art