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    Sale 2046

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    6 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 292

    Emilio Greco (1913-1995)

    Grande Bagnante II

    Price Realised  

    Emilio Greco (1913-1995)
    Grande Bagnante II
    signed 'EMILIO GRECO' (on the top of the base)
    bronze with green patina
    Height: 89 3/8 in. (227 cm.)
    Conceived in 1956-1957; this bronze version cast by 1962


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    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist by the present owner, 1962.


    Literature

    J.P. Hodin, Emilio Greco, Sculpture & Drawings, Bath, 1971, p. 54 (another cast illustrated, pls. 34-35).