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    Sale 12071

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1224

    Man Ray (1890-1976)

    Objet indestructible

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Man Ray (1890-1976)
    Objet indestructible
    metronome readymade with photograph and paperclip
    Height: 8 ¾ in. (22.3 cm.)
    Conceived in 1923 and executed circa 1965; unique


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    Provenance

    Multiples, Inc., New York.
    Acquired from the above by the late owners, July 1965.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF NAN ROSENTHAL AND HENRY B. CORTESI