7 June 2016
Tjipke Visser (1876-1955)
signed with monogram and numbered '4/9' (on the side of the base); signed, inscribed and dated 'Tjipke Visser aan W.A.v. Konijnenburg 11 feb. 1939' (underneath)
29.5 cm. high (including the wooden base)
Conceived and executed in 1939 in an edition of nine.
W.A. van Konijnenburg, The Hague.
By descent from the above to the present owner.
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To be sold with H. Martin, Tjipke Visser, beeldhouwer, en zijn dochter Marijcke Visser, beeldhouwster edelsmid, Drachten, 1958.
Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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