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Barry Flanagan
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LOT SOLD. 300,000 USD
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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

Barry Flanagan
THE JUGGLER
Estimate
Irrevocable Bids
Lots with this symbol indicate that a party has provided Sotheby’s with an irrevocable bid on the lot that will be executed during the sale at a value that ensures that the lot will sell. The irrevocable bidder, who may bid in excess of the irrevocable bid, will be compensated based on the final hammer price in the event he or she is not the successful bidder or may receive a fixed fee in the event he or she is the successful bidder. If the irrevocable bidder is the successful bidder, the fixed fee (if applicable) for providing the irrevocable bid may be netted against the irrevocable bidder’s obligation to pay the full purchase price for the lot and the purchase price reported for the lot shall be net of such fixed fee. If the irrevocable bid is not secured until after the printing of the auction catalogue, a pre-lot announcement will be made indicating that there is an irrevocable bid on the lot. If the irrevocable bidder is advising anyone with respect to the lot, Sotheby’s requires the irrevocable bidder to disclose his or her financial interest in the lot. If an agent is advising you or bidding on your behalf with respect to a lot identified as being subject to an irrevocable bid, you should request that the agent disclose whether or not he or she has a financial interest in the lot.
Guaranteed Property
Guaranteed Property. The seller of lots with this symbol has been guaranteed a minimum price from one auction or a series of auctions. If every lot in a catalogue is guaranteed, the Conditions of Sale will so state and this symbol will not be used for each lot.
220,000280,000
LOT SOLD. 300,000 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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Barry Flanagan
1941 - 2009
THE JUGGLER
incised with the artist's monogram, number 4/8 and inscription Joseph He Cried on the base
bronze
87 1/2 by 37 3/4 by 26 1/2 in. 222 by 96 by 67 cm.
Executed in 1994, this work is number 4 from an edition of 8, plus 3 artist's proofs.
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Provenance

Waddington Galleries Limited, London
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Exhibited

Iowa City, University of Iowa Museum of Art, Barry Flanagan: Recent Sculptures, 1995 (another example exhibited)
New York, Park Avenue, Barry Flanagan on Park Avenue, 1995-1996 (another example exhibited)
Chicago, Grant Park, Barry Flanagan in Grant Park, Chicago, 1996 (another example exhibited)
Düsseldorf, Galerie Hans Mayer, Barry Flanagan: Skulpturen, 1997 (another example exhibited)

Literature

Exh. Cat., Dublin, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Barry Flanagan: Sculpture 1965-2005, 2006, pp. 115, 200 and 212, illustrated in color

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