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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF ROBERT RUBIN

Jacques Lipchitz
PEGASUS (BIRTH OF THE MUSES)
Estimate
15,00025,000
LOT SOLD. 21,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT
189

PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF ROBERT RUBIN

Jacques Lipchitz
PEGASUS (BIRTH OF THE MUSES)
Estimate
15,00025,000
LOT SOLD. 21,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Impressionist & Modern Art, Including Russian and Latin American Art

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Jacques Lipchitz
1891 - 1973
PEGASUS (BIRTH OF THE MUSES)
Signed with the impressed thumbprint and J Lipchitz and numbered 2/7 (on the back near the bottom) 
Bronze with brown patina
16 1/2 by 20 1/8 by 3 1/2 in.
42 by 51 by 9 cm
Executed in 1944.
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The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Pierre Levai.

 

Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist by the father of the present owner circa 1950

Literature

Alan G. Wilkinson, The Sculpture of Jacques Lipchitz, a Catalogue Raisonné, the Paris Years, 1910-1940, vol. 2, New York, 1996, no. 384, illustration of another cast p. 35.
Henry R. Hope, The Sculpture of Jacques Lipchitz, New York, 1954, p. 78, illustrated

Impressionist & Modern Art, Including Russian and Latin American Art

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New York