17 October 2018
FERDINAND PARPAN (1902-2004)
'Chat allongé', designed 1950, cast 2016
cast by Déroyaume Fondeur, Villers Sur Port, France, second artist's proof of 4, patinated bronze
6 ½ high x 21 in. long (16.5 x 53.3 cm.)
lower edge stamped with foundry mark, F.PARPAN, 2016, E.A. II / IV and artist's cipher
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Other examples of this model illustrated:
J.-J. Lévêque, Ferdinand Parpan, Sculpteur, Paris, 1989, pp. 125, 143
J.-C. Hachet, Ferdinand Parpan, L’intuition des formes, Paris, 2001, p. 106.
This lot is sold with a certificate of authenticity from the Atelier d'Art Ferdinand Parpan.
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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