13 May 2016
Aristide Maillol (1861-1944)
signed with monogram, numbered and inscribed with foundry mark 'exemplaire de l'artiste A. BINGEN et COSTENOBLE Fondeur Paris.' (on the base)
bronze with brown and green patina
Length: 7 7/8 in. (20 cm.)
Conceived circa 1900
Dina Vierny, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, January 2004.
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J. Rewald, Maillol, Paris, 1939, pp. 138-139 (terracotta version illustrated; titled Girl Reclining).
Olivier Lorquin has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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