Diego Rivera work, $9,700, Kaminski
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A gouache on paper work by Mexican artist Diego Rivera (1886-1957), titled Mercedo des Flores, signed 1927 and including a booklet of documentation and the original sales invoice from 1944, sold for $9,700 at a 20th Century Decorative Arts Sale held in July by Kaminski Auctions in Beverly, MA. Also, a Handel table lamp illuminated the room for $2,450; a La Verre Francais cameo glass table lamp achieved $2,400; and a sculpture by Mexican-American artist Feliciano Bejar (1920-2007) made $1,520. Prices include a 17 percent buyer’s premium.