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    Sale 2814

    Nineteen to Now - 'Art from the 19th, 20th & 21st centuries'

    10 March 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 37

    Hildo Krop (DUTCH, 1884-1970)

    Lenin

    Price Realised  

    Hildo Krop (DUTCH, 1884-1970)
    Lenin
    signed with initials 'HLK' (on the reverse)
    bronze with a dark golden patina
    49 cm. high
    Conceived in 1931, this bronze cast is unique.


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    The terracotta version can be found in the Lenin Museum, Moscow.

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    Provenance

    The estate of the artist, where acquired by the father of the present owners.


    Literature

    E.J. Lagerweij-Polak, Hildo Krop, beeldhouwer,The Hague 1992, p. 70 (ill. of the terracotta version) and p. 126, no. V89