Lot # 306
Historical International Art Online auction

Jacques Lipchitz
1891 - 1973 French

Study for Figure: Maquette No. 1 (also known as Sketch for a Figure), Study for Ploumanach and Ploumanach
bronze sculpture 1926
initialed, editioned 1/7 and inscribed "'Cire perdue" / "Busato" / "Paris" and on verso signed and certified by the artist's thumbprint
8 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 2 7/8 in  21.6 x 10.8 x 7.3cm

Provenance:
Marlborough Godard Gallery, Toronto.
Private Collection, Montreal (acquired from the above in 1975)

Literature:
B. Van Bork, Jacques Lipchitz: The Artist at Work, 1966, the terracotta version reproduced page 157
H.H. Amason, Jacques Lipchitz: Sketches in Bronze, 1969, page 14, another cast reproduced page 58, plate 24
A.G. Wilkinson, The Sculpture of Jacques Lipchitz: A Catalogue Raisonné, The Paris Years, 1910 - 1940, vol. I, 1996, another cast reproduced page 77, catalogue #203

Estimate:

$20,000 ~ $25,000 CAD

 
Final Bid: $15,000 CAD
Bidding History
Paddle # Date Amount $
7545 13/10/2017 1:52:20 PM $15,000 Autobid

All prices are in Canadian Dollars.

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