7 February 2007
After Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920)
Tête à la frange
with signature 'Modigliani' (on the back of the neck); numbered and stamped with the foundry mark '6/8 C.Valsuani Cire Perdue' (on the right side of the neck)
bronze with brown and green patina
Height: 19¼ in. (49 cm.)
Conceived in 1912 and cast at a later date in an edition of eight
Gluckselig Gallery, New York.
Private collection, New York, by whom acquired from the above in 1972.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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J. Lanthemann, Modigliani, Catalogue raisonné, Barcelona, 1970, no. 633 (stone version illustrated p. 317).
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