19 - 20 June 2012
Property from the Collection of Lew and Edie Wasserman
Reg Butler (British, 1913-1981)
Study for Italian Girl, No. 1
stamped with monogram and numbered '2/8 c' (on the top of the base)
bronze with brown patina
6 x 16½ x 7½ in. (15.2 x 41.9 x 19 cm.)
Executed in 1960. This work is number 2 from an edition of 8.
Acquired by Lew and Edie Wasserman, Los Angeles, circa 1965.
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M. Garlake, The Sculpture of Reg Butler, Much Hadham, 2006, p. 158, no. 205 (another cast illustrated, p. 67, fig. 59).
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