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    Sale 2771

    The Sculpture Sale

    21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 1090 B

    John Rädecker (Dutch, 1885-1956)

    Madonna and child

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    John Rädecker (Dutch, 1885-1956)
    Madonna and child
    signed with initials and dated 'JR 1928' (lower left)
    bronze with dark brown patina
    64 cm. high
    Conceived in 1928 and cast in an edition of 9.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF AN IMPORTANT DUTCH FAMILY


    Literature

    A.M. Hammacher, De beeldhouwer John Rädecker, Amsterdam/Antwerpen 1940, p. 36 (another cast ill.)
    Th. van Reijn, Nederlandse beeldhouwers van onze tijd, Amsterdam/Brussels 1959, p. 104 (the stone version ill.)
    Y. Koopmans, John Rädecker. De droom van het levende beeld, Zwolle, 2006, p... , no...... (ill. of another cast)