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    Sale 1005

    19th & 20th Century Art at the Hilton Hotel

    27 April 2008, Tel Aviv, Hilton Hotel

  • Lot 30

    CHANA ORLOFF (1888 - 1968)

    Nu assis

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    CHANA ORLOFF (1888 - 1968)
    Nu assis
    signed and numbered 'Chana Orloff 37' (on the back of the base) and stamped with foundry mark 'Alexis Rudier. Fondeur Paris.' (on the right side of the base)
    bronze with brown gold patina
    Height: 27 1/8 in. (68.9 cm.)
    Conceived in 1937 and cast at a later date


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    Literature

    F. Marcilhac, Chana Orloff, Paris, 1991, p. 250, no. 215 (another cast illustrated p. 251).