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Cecil de Blaquiere Howard
AMERICAN
NU FÉMININ DEBOUT (FEMALE NUDE), 1927
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Cecil de Blaquiere Howard
AMERICAN
NU FÉMININ DEBOUT (FEMALE NUDE), 1927
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Details & Cataloguing

19th & 20th Century Sculpture, including works from Cecil Howard’s Studio

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Cecil de Blaquiere Howard
1888 - 1956
AMERICAN
NU FÉMININ DEBOUT (FEMALE NUDE), 1927

Exhibited

Paris, Exposition universelle, 1937, American Pavilion 

Catalogue Note

This elegant bronze nude was awarded a Grand Prix when exhibited at the Exposition Universelle of 1937. The stone original, carved en taille directe, was presented at the Salon des Tuileries in 1928, and later entered the collections of the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York in 1941, under the title Figure. A smaller cast of the present bronze was sold at Drouot in Paris on 8 October 2014, lot 157 for €10,200.

19th & 20th Century Sculpture, including works from Cecil Howard’s Studio

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London