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    Sale 1901

    Impressionist And Modern Art Day Sale

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 335

    Aristide Maillol (1861-1944)

    Pomone Vétue

    Price Realised  

    Aristide Maillol (1861-1944)
    Pomone Vétue
    signed and numbered 'A. MAILLOL 1/6' (on the side of the base) and inscribed with foundry mark '.Alexis Rudier..Fondeur Paris.' (on the back of the base)
    bronze with green patina
    Height: 35½ in. (90.2 cm.)
    Conceived in 1921; this bronze version cast during the artist's lifetime


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    Dina Vierny has confirmed the authenticity of this sculpture.

    Provenance

    Dina Vierny, Paris (acquired from the artist).
    Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, 8 November 2000, lot 46.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Literature

    B. Lorquin, Aristide Maillol, London, 1995, p. 87 (another cast illustrated; plaster and stone versions illustrated, p. 86).