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Angel Botello, Original Color Linocut on Black Paper, Signed:
Textured color linocut on black paper entitled JE that exemplifies Angel Botello’s works after moving to Puerto Rico in the 1950s. Nicknamed The Caribbean Gauguin for his use of bold colors and simplified forms, Botello has depicted a close-up of two children in a synthetized style similar to Abstract Realism. Housed in a silver color frame with a black linen base. Sight size: 35.75″L x 25.75″H. Frame size: 38″L x 31.50″H x 1.75″W. Pencil signature on lower right: Botello. Numbered on lower left: 3/75. Certificate of Authenticity included.
Artist: Angel Botello (Spaniard/Puerto Rican 1913-1986)
Edition Number: 3 of 75 Country of Origin: Spain/Puerto Rico
Age related wear.