London, South Kensington
11 December 2008
Berto Lardéra (1911-1989)
welded iron and copper
29 3/8 x 26 x 14in. (74.6 x 66 x 35.5cm.)
Executed in 1954
Lackner Collection, Chicago.
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M. Seuphor, Berto Lardera, Neuchâtel 1960, no. 86 (illustrated, unpaged).
I. Jianou, Lardera, Paris 1968, no. 53 (not illustrated).
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