12 September 2007
Property of a Texas Private Collection
Ossip Zadkine (1890-1967)
Tendresse maternelle au Repos
signed with initials 'OZ' (on the front leg); stamped with foundry mark and numbered 'E. GODARD CIRE PERDUE 7/7' (on the back of the base)
bronze with black patina
Height: 6¼ in. (15.9 cm.)
Length: 12 in. (30.5 cm.)
Conceived in 1966
Galerie René Drouet, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, September 1973.
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M.-C. Dane, Musée Zadkine: sculptures, Paris, 1989, p. 223, no. 275a (another cast illustrated).
S. Lecombre, Ossip Zadkine: L'oeuvre sculpté, Paris, 1994, p. 621, no. 565 (another cast illustrated).
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