25 June 2008
PROPERTY FROM THE HOH COLLECTION
William Wauer (German, 1866-1962)
signed with the initials 'WW' (on the left side); inscribed 'Rudolf Blümner' (at the front of the base); stamped with the foundry mark and numbered 'GUSS W.FÜSSEL 1 BERLIN VI/VII' (at the back of the base)
bronze with brown patina
Height: 21¼ in. (54 cm.)
Conceived in 1919; this bronze version cast in a numbered edition of seven plus one hors commerce
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R. Blümner, Der Geist des Kubismus und die Künste, Berlin, 1921 (another cast illustrated).
C. László, William Wauer, Basel, 1979 (another cast illustrated p. 19).
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