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    Sale 1998

    Post -War And Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 225

    Tony Smith (1912-1980)

    Playground

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Tony Smith (1912-1980)
    Playground
    stamped with signature, number and date 'T. SMITH 1962 2/9' (on the base)
    bronze with black patina
    16 x 32 1/8 x 16 in. (40.6 x 81.6 x 40.6 cm.)
    Conceived in 1962 and cast in 1985-1986. This work is number two from an edition of nine plus one artist's proof.


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    Provenance

    Paula Cooper Gallery, New York
    Galerie Pierre Huber, Geneva
    Anon. sale; Christie's, New York, 17 May 2001, lot 131
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner