19 November 2004
Reg Butler (1913-1981)
Study for a Manipulator
signed with monogram, numbered 2/8 and stamped with foundry mark (on the base)
bronze with a brown patina
22 in. (56 cm.) high
Conceived in 1962.
with Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York, where purchased by the present owner.
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Exhibition catalogue, Reg Butler sculpture and drawings, London, Hanover Gallery, 1963, p. 4, no. 6, another cast illustrated p. 12.
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Please note that the property title for this lot is 'Property from the Estate of the late Edna G. Salant' and not as stated in the catalogue.
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