2 May 2012
Ossip Zadkine (1890-1967)
La forêt humaine
signed with initials, numbered and inscribed with foundry mark 'OZ 3/5 SUSSE FONDEUR PARIS' (on the top of the base)
bronze with green and brown patina
Height: 24½ in. (62.2 cm.)
Conceived in 1948; this bronze version cast in 1960
Van der Wal collection.
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S. Lecombre, Ossip Zadkine, L'oeuvre sculpté, Paris, 1994, p.
466, no. 409b (terracotta version illustrated).
Please note this work was cast in 1960.
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