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    Sale 2068

    California, Western And American Paintings, Drawings And Sculpture

    30 April 2008, Beverly Hills

  • Lot 62

    George Arthur Carlson (B. 1940)

    'I'm the Drum'

    Price Realised  

    George Arthur Carlson (B. 1940)
    'I'm the Drum'
    inscribed 'Carlson/2-21/1976©' (on the base)
    bronze with brown patina
    36 in. (91.4 cm.) high with a 2 in. (5.1 cm.) wooden base


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    The subject of a 2008 retrospective at the Denver Art Museum, George Carlson's work is praised for its sensitive depiction of Native American subjects and exquisite detail and finish.

    Provenance

    Acquired by the present owner, circa 1977.