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    Sale 2814

    Nineteen to Now - 'Art from the 19th, 20th & 21st centuries'

    10 March 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 195

    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 brown patina
    64 cm. high
    Conceived in 1928 and cast in an edition of circa 12.


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    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist by the family of the present owner.


    Literature

    A.M. Hammacher, De beeldhouwer John Rädecker, Amsterdam/Antwerp 1940, p. 36 (ill. of another cast).
    Th. van Reijn, Nederlandse beeldhouwers van onze tijd, Amsterdam/Brussels 1959, p. 104 (ill. of the stone version).
    Y. Koopmans, John Rädecker. De droom van het levende beeld, Zwolle 2006, no. 1a-105, p. 318 (ill. of another cast) and p. 319.