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    Sale 12147

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1247

    Marino Marini (1901-1980)

    Piccolo giocoliere in policromia

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Marino Marini (1901-1980)
    Piccolo giocoliere in policromia
    with raised initials ‘M.M’ (on the top of the base)
    bronze with brown patina, hand-chiseled and painted by the artist
    Height: 18¼ in. (46.5 cm.)
    Conceived in 1953


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    The Marino Marini Foundation has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Acquired by the family of the present owner, circa 1970.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the amended literature for the present lot:
    G. Carandente, intro., Marino Marini, Catalogue Raisonné of the Sculptures, Milan 1998, p. 267, no. 385 (another version illustrated).


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Distinguished Collection


    Literature

    A.M. Hammacher, Marino Marini, Sculpture, Painting, Drawing, New York, 1970 (another version illustrated, pl. 202).
    H. Read, P. Waldberg and G. di San Lazzaro, Marino Marini, Complete Works, New York, 1970, p. 368, no. 300 (other casts illustrated, pp. 156-157).
    G. Carandente, intro., Marino Marini, Catalogue Raisonné of the Sculptures, Milan 1998, p. 267, no. 385 (another version illustrated).