• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 7833

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 468

    After Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920)

    Tête à la frange

    Price Realised  


    After Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920)
    Tête à la frange
    with the signature 'Modigliani' (on the back of the neck); numbered and stamped with the foundry mark '6/8 C.VALSUANI CIRE PERDUE' (on the right side of the neck)
    bronze with brown and green patina
    Height: 19 in. (49 cm.)
    Conceived in 1912; this bronze version cast at a later date in an edition of eight

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    Gluckselig Gallery, New York.
    Private collection, New York, by whom acquired from the above in 1972. Acquired from the above; sale, Christie's, London, 7 February 2007, lot 435.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    J. Lanthemann, Modigliani, Catalogue raisonné, Barcelona, 1970, no. 633 (the stone version illustrated p. 317).