London, South Kensington
17 August 2016
A PAUL BELMONDO (1898-1982) PATINATED BRONZE STUDY OF A MALE NUDE
MID-20TH CENTURY, SIGNED BELOMONDO, EA, WITH PARTIAL FOUNDRY SEAL FOR 'CIRE/PERDUE/C. VALSUANI'
Cast from a model as a naked young man, naturalistic base
15 ¾ in. (40 cm.) high
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This study was conceived circa 1942 (see Paul Belmondo, la Sculpture Sereine, Somogy Editions d'Art, Paris, 1997, p. 69).
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