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    Sale 2049

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Morning Session

    13 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 248

    George Rickey (1907-2002)

    One Up and One Down (Variation 4)

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    Estimate

    George Rickey (1907-2002)
    One Up and One Down (Variation 4)
    signed, numbered and dated '1/3 Rickey 1982' (on the base)
    kinetic sculpture--stainless steel
    63 x 4¾ x 4¾ in. (160 x 12.1 x 12.1 cm.)
    span: 48 in. (121.9 cm.)
    Executed in 1982. This work is a unique variation from an edition of three. This work is the only example from the edition that can be installed either indoors or outdoors.


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    Provenance

    John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1982