12 November 2007,
Price realised USD 67,000
USD 30,000 - USD 40,000
César (César Baldaccini) (1921-1998)
signed and numbered 'César 4/8' and stamped with foundary mark 'Bocquel'
7 x 19 x 19 in. (17.8 x 48.3 x 48.3 cm.)
This work is number four from an edition of eight.
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Galerie Beaubourg, Paris
Paris, Pavillon des Arts, February-April 1983, illustrated.
Cannes, Cannes la Malmaison, July-October 2002, p. 69 (illustrated).
Vence, Galerie Beaubourg, Sexe, sexe, sexe etc..., July-October 2003.
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