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326

PROPERTY FROM THE JUNKUNC COLLECTION

Jean Arp
LA SIRÈNE
Estimate
100,000150,000
LOT SOLD. 137,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
326

PROPERTY FROM THE JUNKUNC COLLECTION

Jean Arp
LA SIRÈNE
Estimate
100,000150,000
LOT SOLD. 137,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Jean Arp
1886 - 1966
LA SIRÈNE
Bronze
Height: 17 5/8 in.
44.7 cm
Conceived in 1942; this example is number 5 from an edition of 5 and was cast in 1968 by the E. Godard Foundry, Paris. 
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Provenance

Sidney Janis Gallery, New York (acquired in 1968)
Boris Leavitt, Palm Beach (acquired from the above in 1972 and sold: Christie's, New York, November 14, 1996, lot 230)
Stephen Junkunc, III, Chicago (acquired at the above sale)
Thence by descent

Exhibited

Washington, D.C., The Holocaust Memorial Museum, Assignment: Rescue, 1993-95, n.n.

Literature

Carola Giedion-Welcker, Hans Arp, Stuttgart, 1957, no. 71, illustration of another cast p. 57
Arie Hartog & Kai Fischer, Hans Arp, Sculptures, A Critical Survey, Ostfildern, 2012, no. 71, illustration of another cast p. 268

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