Old Master and Related Works Online Auction

March 31, 2016

LOT 82

Lot 82

Ricardo Moya (Active 1950- )

Ricardo Moya (Active 1950- )
Lot 82 Details
Ricardo Moya (Active 1950- ), Spanish


Oil on canvas laid down to board; signed “Moya” and dated ‘68 to lower left corner
66" x 41" — 167.6 x 104.1 cm.

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $1,440
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Ricardo Moya (Active 1950- )
  • Ricardo Moya (Active 1950- )
  • Ricardo Moya (Active 1950- )

Executed as a private commission for Mr. B. Kronas, Hamilton, ON in 1968;
Passed down to the present family member who also knew the artist as a young girl


Accompanied by Suzanne Bourret’s newspaper article in “The Hamilton Spectator”, July 12, 1986 headed “Tally Ho! Now that Don Quixote and friends are moving out Dundas home beckons a more practical individual”. “The mural and a number of other portraits Moya created for the Kronas family shows a lively scene of Don Quixote, Dulcinea and a host of Characters both real and fantasy, including one soldier resembling Moya. It, covers one whole wall in the sunken living room of the Kronas’ Tally Ho Drive home in Dundas”


Proceeds will benefit Joseph Brant Hospital and will be directed to the purchase of medication dispensing systems.


For condition information please contact the specialist.

LOT 82

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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