Cuban Art Online Auction

April 25, 2013

LOT 69

Lot 69

Antonio Marino Souto (Nico) (1935- )

Antonio Marino Souto (Nico) (1935- )
Lot 69 Details
Antonio Marino Souto (Nico) (1935- ), Cuban


Acrylic on canvas; signed and dated 2004 lower left, titled verso. Unframed.
23.5" x 31.5" — 59.7 x 80 cm.

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $180
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


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


Antonio Marino Souto (known as Nico) is a graduate of the Concepcion Arenal School in Havana with a joint degree in art and journalism. A founding member of the National Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC) and the Union of Journalists of Cuba (UPEC), Nico’s illustrious career has earned him awards both nationally, and internationally. His background as a caricaturist and cartoonist is exemplified throughout his bright, colourful and often humourous works.


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LOT 69

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
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  • 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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