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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE MIDWEST COLLECTION

Gaston Lachaise
FEMALE FIGURE (STANDING NUDE, LEFT HAND RAISED)
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 8,750 USD
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82

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE MIDWEST COLLECTION

Gaston Lachaise
FEMALE FIGURE (STANDING NUDE, LEFT HAND RAISED)
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 8,750 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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Gaston Lachaise
1882 - 1935
FEMALE FIGURE (STANDING NUDE, LEFT HAND RAISED)
inscribed Lachaise (along the side of the base); also inscribed Lachaise/©/1927Lachaise/Estate and 4/11 (along the reverse of the base)
bronze with gold patina
height: 11 3/4 inches (29.8 cm) on a 1 inch (2.5 cm) marble base
Modeled in 1917; cast by 1967.
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We are grateful to Virginia Budny, author of the forthcoming catalogue raisonné sponsored by the Lachaise Foundation, for preparing the catalogue entry for this work.

Provenance

Lachaise Foundation, by 1967
[with]Felix Landau Gallery, Los Angeles, California 
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1969

Exhibited

Des Moines Art Center, Edmundson Art Foundation, Inc., Iowa Collects, 1985, p. 53, illustrated

Literature

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gaston Lachaise, 1882-1935: Sculpture and Drawings, Los Angeles, California, 1963, no. 56, n.p., another example illustrated
H. Kramer, The Sculpture of Gaston Lachaise, New York, 1967, no. 36, p. 48, another example illustrated
D. B. Goodall, Gaston Lachaise: Sculptor, Ph.D. dissertation, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1969, vol. 1, pp. 361-62, 410n. 70; vol. 2, p. 434
Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Modern Times: Aspects of American Art, 1907-1956, New York, 1986, no. 57, p. 66, another example illustrated
Salander O’Reilly Galleries, Gaston Lachaise: Sculpture, New York, 1991, no. 9, pp. 30-31, 82, another example illustrated 
S. Hunter, Lachaise, New York, 1993, pp. 118-19, 243, another example illustrated
Gerald Peters Gallery, Gaston Lachaise: A Modern Epic Vision, New York, 2012, pl. 16, n.p., another example illustrated 

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