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George Segal
WOMAN IN A WHITE WICKER ROCKER
Estimate
140,000180,000
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George Segal
WOMAN IN A WHITE WICKER ROCKER
Estimate
140,000180,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Curated

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New York

George Segal
1924 - 2000
WOMAN IN A WHITE WICKER ROCKER
plaster, wood and wicker chair
44 by 33 by 50 in. 111.7 by 83.8 by 127 cm.
Executed in 1984, this work is unique. There is also a bronze version by the artist in a cast of five and executed the same year.
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Provenance

Sidney Janis Gallery, New York
Estate of Barbara Jacobson, Los Angeles (acquired from the above in 1986)
Sotheby's, New York, 15 May 2007, Lot 47 (consigned by the above)
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner

Catalogue Note

"I deal primarily with mystery and in the presentation of mystery. If I cast someone in plaster, it is the mystery of a human being that is presented. If I put him next to an object, it also raises a question about the nature of that object." George Segal

Contemporary Curated

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New York