30 April 2008,
Price realised USD 34,600
Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000
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.
Acquired by the present owner, circa 1977.
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