Lee Aguinaldo’s iconic “Linear No. 98” and “Linear No. 99,” which were the Philippines’ representative pieces to the 10h Sao Paolo Biennale in 1971, are among the highlights of Len Gallery’s Magnificent September Auction 2020, on Sept. 19, at 2 p.m.
“The two paintings have been called ‘a watershed pair’ that reflect Aguinaldo’s internationalism, suiting those halcyon years,” said Len art consultant Lisa Guerrero Nakpil
Aguinaldo would receive rave reviews from critics, including the influential Alice M. L. Coseteng who wrote, “His paintings are actually the painting of light. His two-dimensional surfaces reflect light as they glow in brilliant tones or opaquely subdued. As an a…
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