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    Sale 12294

    Impressionist & Modern Art

    24 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 96

    Otto Gutfreund (1889-1927)

    Sedící žena II

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    Otto Gutfreund (1889-1927)
    Sedící žena II
    stamped with the initial and numbered 'G 3/3' (on the right)
    bronze with brown-green patina
    Height: 9 3/8 in. (24 cm.)
    Conceived in 1927, this cast executed post-1945, probably in the 1960s


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    Jirí Šetlík has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Private collection, Prague.


    Literature

    National Gallery, Prague, Otto Gutfreund, exh. cat., with a catalogue raisonné of sculptures, 1995, no. 371/II (other casts illustrated pp. 141 & 275).
    P. Cannon-Brookes, Czech Sculpture 1800-1938, exh. cat, London, 1983, no. 158 (another cast illustrated p. 103).