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    Sale 1970

    Post-War And Contemporary First Open

    1 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 118

    Red Grooms (b. 1937)

    Lumberjack

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Red Grooms (b. 1937)
    Lumberjack
    signed 'Red Grooms' (on the base)
    bronze
    99 x 47 x 18 in. (251.5 x 119.4 x 45.7 cm.)
    Executed in 1977-1984. This work is number one from an edition of six.


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    Special Notice

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    Provenance

    Marlborough Gallery, New York


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Charles B. Benenson Collection, being sold to purchase additional work by and from the artist for the Yale University Art Gallery


    Exhibited

    New York, Marlborough Gallery, Red Grooms, Recent Works, April-May 1984, p. 5, no. 19 (illustrated in color).