Francisco Paco Gorospe Sy - Cockfight

Description
Francisco Paco Gorospe Sy - Cockfight
Oil on canvas - Signed - 3500

Francisco “Paco” Gorospe Sy
(10. July 1939 – 22. September 2002)

“A Filipino legend in cubism and modern art from the Mabini School of Art”

Francisco “Paco” Gorospe Sy was born in Binondo, Manila on July 10th, 1939. His mother came from La Unio, his father was Chinese, hails from Cavite.

Paco always stated that time, that the Filipino painter has a bright future. “In the whole of Asia, the Philippines has the most beautiful paintings, sold at the most reasonable prices,” said late Filipino artist Paco Gorospe, a self-made Filipino artist, associated with the “Ermita School” of painting.

In 1995/ 1996 his commissioned works were featured in Voest-Alpine MCE annual report and in 1996 his work “Sabong” was reflected in the cover of SBC Warburg Gaming Report.
“A man chosen for his time, a legend of art paintings. A true world class Filipino.”


Lot details
Artist
Francisco Paco Gorospe Sy
Title of artwork
Cockfight
Technique
Oil on canvas
Signature
Signed
Period
1970-1979
Edition
3500
Condition
As new
Image size
76×76 cm
Total dimensions
96×96×5 cm
Sold with frame
Yes
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