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    Sale 7702

    Impressionist/Modern, Day Sale

    5 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 482

    Julio González (1876-1942)

    Masque 'ombre et lumière'

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    Julio González (1876-1942)
    Masque 'ombre et lumière'
    signed and numbered 'J.GONZALEZ © 0/8' (on the stem); inscribed with the foundry mark 'E. GODARD Fondr' (on the reverse)
    bronze with brown patina
    Height: 10 5/8 in. (27 cm.)
    Executed in iron circa 1930 and cast in bronze in a numbered edition of eight plus four casts marked 0, 00, EA, HC and a further cast marked M.E.A.C. for the Donacíon González


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    Provenance

    Galerie Academia, Salzburg.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner on 15 June 1989.


    Literature

    V. Aguilera Cerni, Julio, Joan, Roberta González, Itinerario de una dinastía, Barcelona, 1973, no. 159 (another cast illustrated p. 216).
    J. Merkert, Julio González, Catalogue raisonné des sculptures, Milan, 1987, no. 107 (the iron cast illustrated p. 90).