Cuban Art Online Auction

April 25, 2013

LOT 41

Lot 41

Kadir Lopez (1972- )

Kadir Lopez (1972- )
Lot 41 Details
Kadir Lopez (1972- ), Cuban


Oil on canvas; signed and dated 1972 lower right. Unframed.
39" x 29" — 99.1 x 73.7 cm.

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $300
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Casuccio Gallery, Toronto;
The Estate of John Casuccio, Toronto


Kadir Lopez is a fixture in the contemporary Cuban art world, and he is known for using 1950’s publicity signs as the base for his works. Lopez has exhibited Internationally and uses his paintings and installations to create a sense of nostalgia for his home country. In a 2011 Huffington Post article, Bruce Helander chose Lopez as on of his “Top Ten Artists to Watch”.


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LOT 41

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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