11 February 2009
Ewald Matare (1887-1965)
Zeichen eines Steppenrindes
stamped with monogram (on the underside)
bronze with brown patina
Height: 3½ in. (8.9 cm.)
Length: 4½ in. (11.4 cm.)
Conceived in 1946
Hanna Mataré, Meerbusch, Germany (by descent from the artist).
Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner, 1972.
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S.M. Schilling, Ewald Mataré: Das Plastische Werke, Cologne, 1987, p. 217, no. 292a (another cast illustrated).
Sonja Matare has confirmed the authenticity of this sculpture.
Sonja Matare has confirmed the authenticity of this lot.
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