• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale  auction at Christies

    Sale 2313

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    5 May 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 391

    Alexander Archipenko (1887-1964)

    Wounded

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Alexander Archipenko (1887-1964)
    Wounded
    signed 'Archipenko' (on the right side of the base); numbered '1/8 F' (on the back of the base)
    bronze with brown patina
    Height: 9 7/8 in. (25.1 cm.)
    Conceived in 1925; this bronze version cast by the estate of the artist


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    The Archipenko Foundation will include this bronze in their forthcoming catalogue raisonné of sculptures by Alexander Archipenko.

    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, 2 October 1990, lot 113.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR


    Literature

    A. Archipenko, Archipenko, Fifty Creative Years 1908-1958, New York, 1960, pl. 195 (another cast illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Tokyo, Fuji Television Gallery Co., Ltd., Archipenko, April 1974, no. 11.
    New York, Zabriskie Gallery, Naturalism of the 1920's and 1930's, 1982.