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    Sale 7600

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 596

    Ossip Zadkine (1890-1967)

    L'oiseau blessé

    Price Realised  

    Ossip Zadkine (1890-1967)
    L'oiseau blessé
    signed with the initials 'OZ' (at the bottom)
    marble
    Height: 11½ in. (29.2 cm.)
    Executed in 1942; this work is unique


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    Provenance

    H. Elkon, New York.


    Literature

    I. Jianou, Zadkine, Paris, 1964, p. 97.
    I. Jianou, Zadkine, Paris, 1979, no. 298.
    S. Lecombre, Ossip Zadkine, L'oeuvre sculpté, Paris, 1994, no. 343 (illustrated p. 380).


    Exhibited

    New York, Curt Valentin Gallery, Zadkine, 1943.