Lot 318
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MARINO MARINI | Piccolo Giocoliere (Small Juggler)

Estimate
90,000 - 120,000 GBP
bidding is closed

Description

  • Marino Marini
  • Piccolo Giocoliere (Small Juggler)
  • stamped with the initials M.M and numbered 6/6 
  • painted chiselled bronze
  • height: 45cm., 17 3/4 in.
  • Conceived in 1953 and cast in bronze in an edition of 6 plus 1.

Provenance

Sale: Hauswedell und Nolte, Hamburg, 1983, lot 934
Private Collection, North Germany (sale: Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, 3rd December 2010, lot 32)
Purchased at the above sale by the present owner

Literature

Marino Marini (exhibition catalogue), Curt Valentin Gallery, New York, 1953, no. 16, illustration of another cast n.p.
Marino Marini Sculpture and Drawings (exhibition catalogue), The Hanover Gallery, London, 1956, no. 20, illustration of another cast n.p.
Marini - Sculptures and Paintings (exhibition catalogue), Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York, 1958, no. 78, illustration of another cast n.p.
Marino Marini (exhibition catalogue), Kunsthaus, Zürich, 1962, no. 78, illustration of another cast n.p.
Jiri Setlik, Marini, Prague, 1966, n.n., illustration of another cast p. 41
Giovanni Carandente, Marino Marini. I Maestri della scultura, Milan, 1966, n.n., illustration of another cast pl. 9
Mostra di Marino Marini (exhibition catalogue), Palazzo Venezia, Rome, 1966, no. 42, illustration of another cast
Abraham Hammacher, Marino Marini Sculptures, Paintings, Drawings, New York, 1970, n.n., illustration of another cast p. 202
Patrick Waldberg, Herbert Read & Gualtieri di San Lazzaro (eds.), L'Œuvre complète de Marino Marini, Paris, 1970, no. 300, S. 156f, illustration of another cast p. 156
Carlo Pirovano, Marino Marini - Scultore, Milan, 1972, no. 305, illustration of anther cast p. 57
Anna Nerse Szinyei, Marini, Budapest, 1977, illustration of another cast p. 27
Marino Marini (exhibition catalogue), Palazzo Pubblico, Siena, 1982, no. 18, illustration of another cast n.p.
Marino Marini - Impressioni di Lorenzo Papi (exhibition catalogue), Ivrea, 1987, n.n.
Giovanni Iovane, Marino Marini, Milan, 1990, nos. 70 & 73
Marino Marini - sculptures et dessins (exhibition catalogue), Museo Réattu, Arles, 1995, no. 33, illustration of another cast p. 101
Marco Meneguzzo, Marino Marini - Il Museo alla Villa Reale di Milano, Milan, 1997, n.n., illustration of another cast p. 14

Catalogue Note

The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by the Fondazione Marino Marini, Pistoia. The work is recorded in their archive under no. 343.