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    Sale 2185

    Christie's Interiors

    30 June - 1 July 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 174

    William Mozart McVey (American, 1905-1995)

    Clown

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    William Mozart McVey (American, 1905-1995)
    Clown
    signed 'Wm McVey' (on the wooden base)
    cast bronze with gold-brown patina, copper wire, wood and nails mounted on a wooden base
    84 x 15¼ x 13 in. (213.4 x 38.7 x 33 cm.), including base


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, 1952-55.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF CARAL GIMBEL LEBWORTH