12 - 13 January 2010,
Price realised USD 1,875
USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
A WHITE MARBLE BUST OF A LADY,
INSCRIBED 'C. SCARPITTA 1915'
21½in. (54.5cm.) high
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Salvatore Cartaino Scarpitta (1187-1948) was an Italian sculptor who immigrated to the United States in 1910 and executed three panels for the Los Angeles Stock Exchange, for which he received an award from the American Institute of Architects.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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