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    Sale 2138

    Impressionist /Modern Art

    11 February 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 108

    Ewald Matare (1887-1965)

    Zeichen eines Steppenrindes

    Price Realised  

    Ewald Matare (1887-1965)
    Zeichen eines Steppenrindes
    stamped with monogram (on the underside)
    bronze with brown patina
    Height: 3½ in. (8.9 cm.)
    Length: 4½ in. (11.4 cm.)
    Conceived in 1946


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    Sonja Matare has confirmed the authenticity of this sculpture.

    Provenance

    Hanna Mataré, Meerbusch, Germany (by descent from the artist).
    Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner, 1972.


    Saleroom Notice

    Sonja Matare has confirmed the authenticity of this lot.


    Literature

    S.M. Schilling, Ewald Mataré: Das Plastische Werke, Cologne, 1987, p. 217, no. 292a (another cast illustrated).