• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 2286

    Christie's Interiors

    12 - 13 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 541

    A WHITE MARBLE BUST OF A LADY,

    INSCRIBED 'C. SCARPITTA 1915'

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A WHITE MARBLE BUST OF A LADY,
    INSCRIBED 'C. SCARPITTA 1915'
    21½in. (54.5cm.) high


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    Salvatore Cartaino Scarpitta (1187-1948) was an Italian sculptor who immigrated to the United States in 1910 and executed three panels for the Los Angeles Stock Exchange, for which he received an award from the American Institute of Architects.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE NEW YORK COLLECTION (LOTS 541-548)