5 May 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 56,250
Estimate USD 40,000 - USD 60,000
Alexander Archipenko (1887-1964)
Torse de femme
signed and dated 'Archipenko c 1948' (on the top of the base)
Height: 24 1/8 in. (61.3 cm.)
Conceived and cast in 1948
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The Archipenko Foundation will include this terracotta in their forthcoming catalogue raisonné of sculptures by Alexander Archipenko.
Harry Columbus-Isaacs, Chicago (circa 1948).
Gift from the above to the present owner.
A. Barth, Alexander Archipenkos plastisches Oeuvre, Frankfurt, 1997, vol. II, p. 478, no. 284 (another cast illustrated, p. 479).
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