Posting ID : B1000434047
Date Posted : 2010-02-26
I am offering for sale a one of a kind painting by Manuel Toapanta Ronquillo (as pictured)
ARTIST: M Toapanta R / M Toapanta / Manuel Toapanta R. (Manuel Toapanta Ronquillo)
PAINTING: Spanish style Mission, with water well in front, yellow tone
PAINTING SIZE: 19.5” x23.5”
FRAME SIZE: 29” x 33”
PAINTING CONDITION: Good (some dust)
FRAME CONDITION: Some Dust (nail hole at top)
MAT CONDITION: Discolored due to age
OTHER: Includes frame
Manual Toapanta Ronquillo is a renowned Los Angeles based artist of Ecuadoran descent, born in 1927.
Among other recognitions, Manuel Toapanta is listed amongst, California Desert Art Center artists, a movement known for plein air painting. His paintings have sold previously through auction houses such as the world famous Christies. He received awards and accolades both in California and in his native Ecuador (check out the link below).
Manuel was known to have sold his work privately out of in Los Angeles, CA home. Signed on the lower right corner, "M. Toapanta".
“Armando De Moral” a former Hollywood Journalist, lists where Manuel Toapanta exhibited and awards he earned: