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César (1921-1998)

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César (1921-1998)

Château magique

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César (1921-1998) Château magique incised with the artist's signature, stamped with the foundry mark and numbered 'César 1/8 Blanchet Fondeur' (on the base) bronze with brown patina 37 x 14½ x 11¼in. (94.4 x 36.8 x 28.5cm.) Executed in 1982, this work is number one from an edition of eight plus four artist's proofs
Literature
P. Restany, Un Nouveau Ralisme en Sculpture: Csar, Cimaise, 1961, no. 55 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 48).
P. Restany, César, Milan 1988 (iron version illustrated in colour, p. 169).
J-C. Hachet, Csar ou les mtamorphoses d'un grand art, Paris 1989, no. 38 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 33).
D. Durand-Ruel, Csar Catalogue raisonn 1947-1964, vol. I, Paris 1994, no. 385 (iron version illustrated, p. 317).
Exhibited
New York, Saidenberg Gallery, Csar Sculpture 1953-1961, 1961, no. 26 (another from the edition exhibited).
Jouy-en-Josas, Fondation Cartier pour lArt Contemporain, les fers de Csar, 1984 (another from the edition exhibited, p. 58).
Dunkerque, Muse dArt Contemporain, Csar 1955-1985, 1985 (another from the edition exhibited).
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No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium, which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Please note Payments and Collections will be unavailable on Monday 12th July 2010 due to a major update to the Client Accounting IT system. For further details please call +44 (0) 20 7839 9060 or e-mail info@christies.com

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