Salvador Corona Metal Box SOLD M397

M397-1

A rather rare and exciting large domed box with the splayed metal prong hinges by Salvador Corona. Signed on the interior. Paint is in very good condition. Rare find from a private collection. Depicting Spanish Colonial Scenes. This is what all the later artists copied for the tourist trade. The work on these are exquisite ...

Salvador Corona 1895-1990 Festival oil on board P409

P409

Salvador Corona (1895-1984) was a Mexican-American bullfighter and artist.  He was born on his family's ranch Hacienda Mideras in the Mexican state of Chihuahua. Corona's family moved to Mexico City in 1903 when he was 8.  He attended the New English College in Mexico, and then crossed into a career in bull fighting entering the ...