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    Sale 12071

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1334

    Aristide Maillol (1861-1944)

    Femme debout se coiffant

    Price Realised  

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    Aristide Maillol (1861-1944)
    Femme debout se coiffant
    signed with monogram (on the top of the base); numbered and stamped with foundry mark '6/6 C.VALSUANI CIRE PERDUE' (on the back of the base)
    bronze with brown patina
    Height: 15 1/8 in. (38.4 cm.)
    Conceived in 1907; this bronze version cast in 1974


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    Olivier Lorquin has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Gallery Suzuki, Tokyo.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1988.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot was cast in 1974.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT COLLECTION


    Literature

    W. George, Maillol, Paris, 1971, p. 94 (another cast illustrated; titled Femme debout).
    L.L. Kramer, Aristide Maillol, Pioneer of Modern Sculpture, Ph.D. Diss., New York University, September 2000 (another cast illustrated, pl. 260).