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    Sale 12147

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1212

    Joseph Csaky (1888-1971)

    Tête de femme

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    Joseph Csaky (1888-1971)
    Tête de femme
    signed, numbered and stamped with foundry mark 'CSAKY E.A.1 AC Blanchet Fondeur' (on the back of the base)
    silvered and gilt bronze
    Height: 11 7/8 in. (30 cm.)
    Conceived in 1924; this bronze version cast in 1984


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    Provenance

    Galerie Vallois, Paris.
    Acquired by the present owner, circa 2005.


    Literature

    F. Marcilhac, Joseph Csaky, Du cubisme historique à la figuration réaliste, Catalogue raisonné des sculptures, Paris, 2007, p. 333, no. 1924-FM.76/d (another cast illustrated; another version illustrated in color, p. 95 and on the cover).