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    Sale 5324

    Post War & Contemporary Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 175

    Arman (1928-2005)

    Gambit

    Price Realised  

    Arman (1928-2005)
    Gambit
    incised 'arman' (on the base of the bishop); incised and stamped '33/70' (on the base)
    resin cast accumulation of sliced large scale bronze chess pieces with black patina welded together and incorporated on square base
    16¼ x 11¾ x 11¾in. (41 x 30 x 30cm.)
    Executed in 2003, this work is number thirty from an edition of seventy


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    This work is registered with the Arman Studio Archives, under no. 8401.03.003.
    This work is recorded in the Archives Denyse Durand-Ruel, under no. 9043 and will be included in the forthcoming Arman catalogue raisonné being prepared by Denyse Durand-Ruel, Paris.

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