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    Sale 2168

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 175

    Arman (1928-2005)

    Cubist Composition

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    Estimate

    Arman (1928-2005)
    Cubist Composition
    incised twice with number '7/8' (lower edge and the underside)
    horizontally sliced cast bronze violins with bows
    28 x 16 x 10 in. (71.1 x 40.6 x 25.4 cm.)
    Executed in 1982. This work is number seven from an edition of eight.


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    This work is recorded in the Arman Studio, New York under the archive number APA# 8202.82.007.

    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist by the previous owner, 1982
    By descent to the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF CARAL GIMBEL LEBWORTH