• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 7833

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 495

    Baltasar Lobo (1910-1993)

    Jeune fille à genoux

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Baltasar Lobo (1910-1993)
    Jeune fille à genoux
    signed and numbered 'Lobo 7/8' (on the top of the base); stamped with the foundry mark 'ELLISON VICINI SOMMACAMPAGNA' (on the back of the base)
    bronze with green patina
    Height: 58 7/8 in. (149.5 cm.)
    Conceived in 1968


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    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.


    Saleroom Notice

    Galería Freites will include this sculpture in their forthcoming Baltasar Lobo catalogue raisonné.

    Please note that this work is stamped with the foundry mark 'FLLI BONVICINI SOMMACAMPAGNA' and not as stated in the catalogue. Conceived in 1968 and in this size in 1985-87, this work was cast in 1988.


    Literature

    J.E. Muller, Lobo, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre sculpté, Paris, 1985, no. 513 (smaller version illustrated).