25 June 2008
PROPERTY FROM THE MAURICE AND VIVIENNE WOHL COLLECTION SOLD TO BENEFIT THE MAURICE AND VIVIENNE WOHL PHILANTHROPIC FOUNDATION
Ossip Zadkine (1890-1967)
signed and numberd 'Zadkine 5/5' (on the right side); inscribed with the foundry mark 'Susse Fondeur Paris' (on the back of the base)
bronze with dark brown patina
Height: 21 5/8 in. (55 cm.)
Conceived in 1939 and cast in a numbered edition of six plus one artist's proof; this bronze version cast after 1966
Galerie Lucie Weill, Paris.
Acquired from the above by Maurice and Vivienne Wohl on 4 July 1967.
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I. Jianou, Zadkine, Paris, 1979, no. 269.
S. Lecombre, Ossip Zadkine, L'oeuvre sculpté, Paris, 1994, no. 320 (another cast illustrated p. 351).
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