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    Sale 2047

    Impressionist and Modern Art Works on Paper

    7 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 578

    Jean (Hans) Arp (1886-1966)

    Composition

    Price Realised  

    Jean (Hans) Arp (1886-1966)
    Composition
    signed 'ARP' (lower left); dedicated, dated and signed 'à Mary 27 7. 58 ARP' (on fragment of the original backboard)
    pencil on paper
    Image size: 9 3/8 x 6¾ in. (23.8 x 17.1 cm.)
    Sheet size: 13 3/8 x 10¾ in. (34 x 27.3 cm.)
    Drawn on 27 July 1958


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    Provenance

    Mary Callery, New York (gift from the artist, July 1958).
    By descent from the above to the late owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF BARONESS MARCELLA KORFF