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    Sale 12303

    Modern British & Irish Art

    17 March 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 76

    Lynn Chadwick, R.A. (1914-2003)

    Single Candle Holder (3 works)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Lynn Chadwick, R.A. (1914-2003)
    Single Candle Holder (3 works)
    each signed 'Chadwick' (on the front of a leg), stamped with foundry mark 'Blanchet Fondeur ARTCURIAL' and numbered '93/350' (the tallest); '100/350' (the middle); '111/350' (the smallest) (on the inside of a leg)
    bronze with a dark brown and polished patina
    13 ¼ in. (33.7 cm.) high; 9 ¾ in. (24.6 cm.) high; 12 1/8 in. (30.8 cm.) high
    (3)Conceived in 1983.


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, Paris, 6 June 2012, lot 1204, where purchased by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT NEW YORK COLLECTOR


    Literature

    D. Farr and E. Chadwick, Lynn Chadwick Sculptor, With a Complete Illustrated Catalogue 1947-2005, Farnham, 2014, p. 420, nos C139, C140 and C141, another cast illustrated.