• Art Impressionniste et Moderne auction at Christies

    Sale 5583

    Art Impressionniste et Moderne

    1 December 2009, Paris

  • Lot 67

    JEAN (HANS) ARP (1886-1966)

    Choisi par les fleurs

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JEAN (HANS) ARP (1886-1966)
    Choisi par les fleurs
    bronze à patine brun doré
    Hauteur: 26 cm. (10¼ in.)
    Conçu en 1957; cette épreuve en bronze fondue par Alexis Rudier est le troisième exemplaire d'une édition de 5


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    Provenance

    Marguerite Arp, Paris (par descendance).
    Maurice Lefebvre-Foinet, Paris (don de celle-ci).
    Puis par descendance au propriétaire actuel.


    Literature

    E. Trier, Jean Arp Sculpture 1957-1966, Londres, 1968, p. 107, no. 149 (une autre épreuve illustrée, pl. I).


    Post Lot Text

    'CHOSEN BY FLOWERS'; BRONZE WITH GOLD BROWN PATINA; CONCEIVED IN 1957; CAST BY ALEXIS RUDIER, THIS WORK IS THE NUMBER 3 OUT OF AN EDITION OF 5.