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    Sale 12071

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1344

    Aristide Maillol (1861-1944)

    La Pensive

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    Aristide Maillol (1861-1944)
    La Pensive
    signed with monogram, numbered and inscribed with foundry mark 'exemplaire de l'artiste A. BINGEN et COSTENOBLE Fondeur Paris.' (on the base)
    bronze with brown and green patina
    Length: 7 7/8 in. (20 cm.)
    Conceived circa 1900


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    Olivier Lorquin has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Dina Vierny, Paris.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, January 2004.


    Literature

    J. Rewald, Maillol, Paris, 1939, pp. 138-139 (terracotta version illustrated; titled Girl Reclining).