• Impressionist/Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 2312

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper Featuring Property from the Collection of Mrs Sidney F. Brody

    5 May 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 132

    Reg Butler (1913-1981)

    Egyptian Motif

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Reg Butler (1913-1981)
    Egyptian Motif
    each stamped with initial or monogram and numbered 'B 3/9 C' (on each base)
    bronze with brown patina
    Height: 7½ in. (19.1 cm.) (largest)
    Height: 2 in. (5.1 cm.) (smallest) (39)


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    Thirty-nine sculptures in one lot (39).

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    Provenance

    Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York.
    Acquired from the above by Mr. and Mrs. Sidney F. Brody, December 1966.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Mrs. Sidney F. Brody