Jacques Lipchitz (1891-1973)
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Jacques Lipchitz (1891-1973)

Le corsaire

Jacques Lipchitz (1891-1973)
Le corsaire
signed and marked with thumbprint 'Lipchitz' (on the bronze base)
bronze with a brown and green patina
21 x 16 x 13 cm. (excluding the wooden base)
Conceived circa 1955-1956, this piece is unique
Acquired directly from the artist in his studio in Hastings on Hudson, New York, by Piet and Ida Sanders in 1958.
A.M. Hammacher, 'The Sanders Collection in Schiedam', in: Apollo, vol. 80 (1964) no. 33 (November), pp. 402-405 (illustrated p. 405).
A.G. Wilkinson, The Sculpture of Jacques Lipchitz: A Catalogue Raisonné: Volume Two: The American Years: 1941-1973, New York 2000, no. 539, p. 71 (illustrated), as: Head.
P. Sanders, Herinneringen, Amsterdam, 2009, p. 118 (illustrated).
Schiedam, Stedelijk Museum, Schiedammers tonen hun kunstbezit, 18 December 1959-16 February 1960, no. 199.
Rotterdam, Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Nederlanders verzamelen hedendaagse kunst, 24 February-1 April 1962, no. 67.
Scheveningen, Museum Beelden aan Zee, Jacques Lipchitz: de collectie van The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 30 January-3 June 2012.
Schiedam, Stedelijk Museum, Collectie Piet en Ida Sanders. Leven met kunst, 30 June-21 October 2012.
Special notice
Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.

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