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    Sale 2022

    First Open Post -War and Contemporary Art

    9 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 207

    Niki De Saint Phalle (1930-2002)

    Bird

    Price Realised  

    Niki De Saint Phalle (1930-2002)
    Bird
    signed and dated 'Niki de Saint Phalle 1970' (on the underside)
    colored pencil and acrylic on plaster
    5½ x 14 x 5 in. (14 x 35.6 x 12.7 cm.)
    Executed in 1970.


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    Provenance

    Gimpel & Weitzenhoffer, New York
    Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Mayer, Winnetka, acquired from the above, 1972
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Robert B. Mayer Family Collection