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    Sale 2046

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    6 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 232

    Jean (Hans) Arp (1886-1966)

    Torse de chorée

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jean (Hans) Arp (1886-1966)
    Torse de chorée
    with raised monogram and numbered 'IIII/V' (on the underside)
    polished bronze
    Height: 34 1/8 in. (86.7 cm.)
    Conceived in 1958; this bronze version cast in 1963


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    Provenance

    Jeffrey H. Loria & Co., Inc., New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1998.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection


    Literature

    H. Read, Arp, London, 1968, p. 207, no. 119 (marble version illustrated, p. 101).
    E. Trier, Jean Arp Sculpture, His Last Ten Years, New York, 1968, p. 107, no. 163 (another cast illustrated, pl. 7).