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    Sale 2162

    Russian Art

    24 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 391

    Alexander Ney

    Orator

    Price Realised  

    Alexander Ney
    Orator
    signed and dated 'AL NEY 1997' (on the base of the head)
    terracotta
    4¾ in. (12.1 cm.) width
    5½ in. (14 cm.) high
    5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) depth


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    Provenance

    The family of the artist.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Exhibited

    Jersey City, N.J. The C.A.S.E Museum of Contemporary Russian Art, Solo Exhibition, 1997.
    New York, The Donnell Library Center, New York Public Library, Alexander Ney: Works in Oil, Important Sketchbooks, Papier-mache and Terra Cotta Sculpture, 2004.