• Lot 120

    Joseph Mendes da Costa (1863-1939)

    St. Anna

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    Joseph Mendes da Costa (1863-1939)
    St. Anna
    titled 'St Anna' (on the front of the base); signed with monogram, dated and inscribed '1924 ik zal zingen een lied aan den heer mijnen God' (on the back of the base)
    bronze with a brown green patina
    54 cm. high (including the wooden base)
    Conceived in 1924 and cast in a small unknown edition


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    Provenance

    Acquired by the family of the present owner circa 1970.


    Literature

    A.M. Hammacher, Mendes Da Costa de geestelijke boodschap der beeldhouwkunst, Rotterdam, 1941, p. 75.
    F. de Miranda, Mendes da Costa, Jessurun de Mesquita, Wassenaar 1978, p. 43.