Alonso, Carlos (Aregentine, born 1929). GAUCHO PLAYING GUITAR. Drawing, Ink on Paper, 1960. Signed and dated. 21 x 17 inches (image), 22 5/8 x 18 1/4 inches (sheet); matted to 27 x 22 1/2 inches. Inexcellent condition.In very good condition except that the paper, originally green, has faded to tan where the work was exposed to light; thus there is a margin in green and the verso of the sheet is green.
Alonso is known for his paintings, drawings, and prints. Early in his career he was a Social Realist, but his later work is more closely associated with the New Realist movement.