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    Sale 1970

    Post-War And Contemporary First Open

    1 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 212

    Lynn Chadwick (1914-2003)

    Maquette for Sitting Beast

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    Estimate

    Lynn Chadwick (1914-2003)
    Maquette for Sitting Beast
    signed and numbered 'Chadwick 339 4/6' (on the underside)
    bronze
    9¼ x 2¾ x 2½ in. (23.5 x 7 x 6.4 cm.)
    Executed in 1961. This work is number four from an edition of six.


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    No sales tax is due on the purchase price of this lot if it is picked up or delivered in the State of New York.


    Provenance

    Studio Pogliani, Rome
    Acquired from the above by the late owner, 1967


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from an Estate Sold to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund of the UCLA Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts at the Hammer Museum*


    Literature

    D. Farr and E. Chadwick, Lynn Chadwick, Sculptor: With a Complete Illustrated Catalogue 1947-2005, Hampshire, 2006, p. 176, no. 339 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Düsseldorf, Galerie Wilhelm Grosshennig, Lynn Chadwick, May-June 1964 (illustrated, another from the edition exhibited).