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PROPERTY FROM THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART

Jean Ipousteguy
b. 1920
DAVID AND GOLIATH .
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 24,000 USD
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PROPERTY FROM THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART

Jean Ipousteguy
b. 1920
DAVID AND GOLIATH .
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 24,000 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

Impressionist and Modern Art

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Jean Ipousteguy
b. 1920
1920-2006
DAVID AND GOLIATH .
David with incised signature Ipousteguy and numbered 5/6 (near the base); the largest element of Goliath with incised signature Ipousteguy, numbered 1/6 and with the foundry mark Susse Fondeur PARIS (near the base)
bronze, black patina
installation dimensions variable. David: 47 5/8 by 23 1/4 by 24 3/8 in. 121 by 59 by 62 cm.
Goliath: 48 3/4 by 30 3/4 by 33 in. 124 by 77 by 84 cm.
Executed in 1959; the different elements appear to have been issued separately and only one or two complete sets are known.
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Provenance

Estate of Mr. & Mrs. Charles Zadok (acquired in 1983)

Exhibited

Paris, Salon de Mai (possibly another cast)
Paris, Galerie Claude Bernard, Ipousteguy, 1962 (possibly another cast illustrated in catalogue)
Mountainville, New York, Storm King Art Center, Twentieth Century Sculpture: Selections for the Metropolitan Museum of Art, May 18, 1984 - May 4, 1987

Impressionist and Modern Art

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New York