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    Sale 12147

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1214

    Alexander Archipenko (1887-1965)

    Woman with Folded Arms

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    Estimate

    Alexander Archipenko (1887-1965)
    Woman with Folded Arms
    signed 'Archipenko.' (on the top of the base)
    bronze with dark brown and red patina
    Height: 22 ½ in. (57.2 cm.)
    Conceived in 1922; this bronze version cast during the artist’s lifetime in an edition of three


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    Provenance

    Private collection, Detroit (circa 1970).
    Acquired from the family of the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    E. Wiese, Alexander Archipenko, Leipzig, 1923, no. XIII (another cast illustrated; titled Stehende Frau).
    A. Barth, Alexander Archipenkos plastisches Oeuvre, Frankfurt, 1997, p. 264, no. 134 (another cast illustrated, p. 265).


    Exhibited

    (possibly) Chicago, Ukrainian Pavillion, The World's Fair, 1933.