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    Sale 2128

    Christie's Interiors

    13 - 14 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 392

    Isaac Witkin (AMERICAN, 1936-2006)

    Maquette for 'Baalbec'

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Isaac Witkin (AMERICAN, 1936-2006)
    Maquette for 'Baalbec'
    signed and numbered 'ISAAC WITKIN 4/7' (on the reverse of base)
    painted metal
    12¾ x 12½ x 10¼ in. (32.4 x 31.8 x 26 cm.), including base
    This work is number four from an edition of seven.


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    The present lot is an editioned maquette for the sculpture 'Baalbec' in the Tate Gallery, London.

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Frank H. Porter, Cleveland
    The Main Trust of Frank H. Porter, Cleveland
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the correct title in the printed catalogue should read 'Maquette for Baalbec'. The present lot is an editioned maquette for the sculpture 'Baalbec' in the Tate Gallery, London.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
    (LOTS 389-392)