• American Paintings  auction at Christies

    Sale 2199

    American Paintings

    29 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 33

    William Zorach (1887-1968)

    'Affection'

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    William Zorach (1887-1968)
    'Affection'
    inscribed 'William Zorach 3/6' (along the base)
    bronze with golden-brown patina
    14¾ in. (37.5 cm.) high with a base 2 in. (5.1 cm.) high
    Conceived in 1933.


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    Provenance

    Mr. George L. Schultz, The William Lightfoot Schultz Foundation, Clifton, New Jersey.
    Gift to the present owner from the above, 1969.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Montclair Art Museum, sold to benefit the Acquisition Endowment Fund


    Literature

    Bernard Danenberg Galleries, Inc., William Zorach, exhibition catalogue, New York, 1968, n.p., no. 16, illustrated.


    Exhibited

    New York, Bernard Danenberg Galleries, Inc., William Zorach: A Retrospective Exhibition of Major Sculptures, December 3-21, 1968.