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    Sale 12196

    Living With Art

    26 - 27 July 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 136

    Émile Antoine Bourdelle (French, 1861-1929)

    Main gauche du Grand Guerrier de Montauban

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    Émile Antoine Bourdelle (French, 1861-1929)
    Main gauche du Grand Guerrier de Montauban
    inscribed with the artist's cipher, numbered and stamped with foundry mark '4 © BY BOURDELLE E GODARD CIRE PERDUE' (along the lower edge)
    bronze with black and brown patina
    22 3/8 x 18 x 8 ½ in. (56.8 x 45.7 x 21.6 cm.)
    Conceived in 1898 and posthumously cast circa 1965.


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    Provenance

    with James Goodman Gallery, New York.
    Acquired from the above, circa 1968.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the additional provenance for this work:
    with James Goodman Gallery, New York.
    Acquired from the above, circa 1968.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ALLAN STONE COLLECTION


    Literature

    C. Lemoine, J. Laffon, and R. Theodorescu, Antoine Bourdelle, passeur de la modernité, Bucarest, Musée National d'Art de Roumanie, 2006 (exhibition catalogue).
    C. Lemoine, J. Laffon, and T. Tani, Antoine Bourdelle,1861-1929, D’un siècle à l’autre : l’eurythmie de la modernité (exhibition catalogue), Kitakyushu, Kitakyhushu Municipal Museum of Art, (& travelling in Japan), 2007 (exhibition catalogue).