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Julio González
TÊTE AIGUË (MASQUE AIGU)
Estimate
100,000150,000
LOT SOLD. 230,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
148
Julio González
TÊTE AIGUË (MASQUE AIGU)
Estimate
100,000150,000
LOT SOLD. 230,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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Julio González
1876 - 1942
TÊTE AIGUË (MASQUE AIGU)

Inscribed Gonzalez, numbered 4/9 and stamped with the foundry mark C. Valsuani Cire Perdue


Bronze
Height (including base): 15 1/8 in.
38.4 cm
Conceived in iron circa 1927-30 and cast in bronze at a later date in an edition of nine.
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Provenance

Roberta Gonzàlez, Paris
Galerie Chalette, New York, (by 1961)
Mrs. Alan H. Rosenthal, New York (and sold: Christie's, New York, May 11, 1989, lot 344)
Eleanore & Daniel Saidenberg, New York (acquired at the above sale and sold: Sotheby's, New York, November 10, 1999, lot 42)
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner

Exhibited

New York, Galerie Chalette, Julio González, 1961, no. 16
New York, The Museum of Modern Art, 1968 (on loan from Galerie Chalette)

Literature

Vicente Aguilera Cerni, Julio González, Rome, 1962, illustration of another cast pl. V
Fidel Danieli, "Julio González: A Representative Showing at the Landau Gallery," in Artforum, 4, 1965, illustration of another cast p. 29
Henry Galy-Carles, "González, l'homme du fer," in Art vivant, 1970, illustration of another cast
Vicente Aguilera Cerni, Julio González, Barcelona, 1973, no. 153, illustration of another cast p. 212
Josephine Withers, Julio González: Sculpture in Iron, New York, 1987, no. 36, illustration of another cast p. 50
Heinz Fuchs, Plastik der Gegenwart, Baden-Baden, 1980, illustration of another cast p. 99
Wolfgang Rainer, "Die Schrift des Eisens im Raum," in Stuttgarter Zeitung, 1983, illustration of another cast n.p.
Jörn Merkert, Julio González, catalogue raisonné des sculptures, Milan, 1987, no. 113, illustration of another cast p. 94

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