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    Sale 1995

    Impressionist And Modern Art Day Sale

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 444

    Alexander Archipenko (1887-1964)

    Seated Female Nude

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Alexander Archipenko (1887-1964)
    Seated Female Nude
    signed 'Archipenko' (on the top of the base)
    painted plaster
    Height: 16¾ in. (42.5 cm.)
    Executed circa 1925; unique


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    The Archipenko Foundation will include this work in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of sculptures by Alexander Archipenko.

    Provenance

    Eva Metcalf, Washington D.C. (gift from the artist, 1925).
    By descent from the above to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN EAST COAST COLLECTION