• Impressionist Modern  auction at Christies

    Sale 2290

    Impressionist Modern

    10 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 94

    Sir Jacob Epstein (1880-1959)

    The Seraph (Marie Collins)

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Sir Jacob Epstein (1880-1959)
    The Seraph (Marie Collins)
    bronze with green and brown patina
    Height: 11 in. (28 cm.)
    Conceived in 1924


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    We thank Dr. Evelyn Silber for her contribution in researching this work.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Private collection, New York (acquired circa 1960).
    By descent from the above to the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    We thank Dr. Evelyn Silber for her contribution in researching this work.


    Literature

    E. Silber, The Sculpture of Epstein, Oxford, 1986, p. 156, no. 152 (another cast illustrated).