23 June 2004
Balthazar Lobo (1910-1993)
signed and numbered 'Lobo 3/8' (on the top of the base); inscribed with the foundry mark 'Susse Fondeur Paris' (on the back of the base)
bronze with green and brown patina
Height: 19 in. (48.3 cm.)
Length: 28 in. (71.2 cm.)
Conceived in 1992; this bronze version cast in 1996 in an edition of eight plus four artist's proofs
Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner.
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This work will be included under number 9202 in the forthcoming Lobo catalogue raisonné being prepared by Galeria Freites.
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