Painting

Smara III

February 2019

Observations

Signed on front, in oil, lower left corner: “Palazuelo”
PRIVATE COLLECTION, MADRID

Exhibitions

  • MAEGHT 1970, cat. No. 10, b/w ill. p. 26, cat. p. 32 (dimensions: 76 x 106 cm)
  • MUSEE DES BEAUX ARTS-LA CHAUX-DE-FONDS 1972, cat. No. 11, n/r, quoted p. 1 (on the “Smara” series), cat. p. 6 (dimensions: 76 x 106 cm)
  • MAEGHT-ZÜRICH 1972, cat. No. 9, b/w ill. unpaged, p. 23, cat. p. 24
  • IOLAS VELASCO 1973, cat. No. 5, n/r, quoted cat. unpaged
  • Galería Theo, El Cubismo y su proyección actual, Madrid, 14 February-March 1975, cat. No. 31, b/w ill. unpaged, cat. unpaged (dated 1969)
  • Galería Theo, Españoles Universales Siglo XX, Madrid, 30 October-November 1975, cat. No. 34, n/r, cat. p. 41 (dated 1969)
  • MNCARS-CAAC-IVAM 1995-1996, cat. No. 33, col. ill. p. 120, cat. p. 237
  • Fundación Pedro Barrié de la Maza, 15 contemporáneos de EL PASO, La Coruña, November-December 1998, col. ill. unpaged (titled “Smara”, dated 1969
  • -MACBA 2006-GUGGENHEIM BILBAO 2007, n/c, quoted p. 310, col. ill. p. 152, cat. p. 324

Literature

  • JULIÁN GÁLLEGO, “Los nombres de Palazuelo”, Cuaderno Palazuelo, Revista de Occidente, Tercera época, No. 7, Madrid, V/1976, quoted p. 58. Reproduced in BANCO DE GRANADA 1978, quoted unpaged
  • CLAUDE ESTEBAN 1980, cat. No. 107, col. ill. p. 122
  • ANTONIO GARCÍA BERRIO, “Las quimeras alquímicas”, Diario 16, Suplemento Culturas, Madrid, 22/VI/1996, quoted p. 7
  • MUSEU MARCH-MUSEO DE ARTE ABSTRACTO ESPAÑOL-MUSEO OTEIZA 2010-2011. Cat. (No. 96), col. ill. p. 304

Catalogue: Azcona Foundation

Title: Smara III

Date: 1968

Size: 106 x 76 cm

Support: Canvas

Technique: Oil

Photography: Fernando de Madariaga and Amador Toril