• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2046

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    6 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 118

    Aristide Maillol (1861-1944)

    La Victoire

    Price Realised  


    Aristide Maillol (1861-1944)
    La Victoire
    signed with monogram and inscribed with foundry mark 'E. Godard FONDEUR Paris' (on the front of the base)
    bronze with brown patina
    Height: 9 in. (22.9 cm.)
    Conceived and cast circa 1919

    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    Dina Vierny has confirmed the authenticity of this sculpture.


    Ambroise Vollard, Paris.
    R. Ullman, Paris.
    Galerie André Weil, Paris.
    Alex and Rita K. Hillman, New York (acquired from the above, July 1958).
    Gift from the above to the present owner, October 1968.

    Saleroom Notice

    Dina Vierny has confirmed the authenticity of this sculpture.

    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Alex Hillman Family Foundation*


    New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1958-1959.
    New York, Bronx Museum of the Arts, Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture from the Alex Hillman Family Foundation, April-May 1972.

    Post Lot Text

    *This lot may be exempt from sales tax as set forth in the Sales Tax Notice in the back of the catalogue.