JOEL SHAPIRO | UNTITLED
JOEL SHAPIRO | UNTITLED
JOEL SHAPIRO | UNTITLED
JOEL SHAPIRO | UNTITLED
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Property from a Colorado Collection

JOEL SHAPIRO | UNTITLED

Estimate: 7,000 - 9,000 USD

Property from a Colorado Collection

JOEL SHAPIRO | UNTITLED

Estimate: 7,000 - 9,000 USD

Lot Sold:10,000USD

Lot Details

Description

Property from a Colorado Collection

JOEL SHAPIRO

b.1941

UNTITLED


incised with the artist's signature and date 74 on the underside

bronze on wooden shelf

2⅝ by 7¾ by 7¼ in. (6.5 by 8.5 by 9.5 cm)

Executed in 1974, this work is unique. 


PROVENANCE

Christie’s, New York, 1 May 1991, sale 7280, lot 34

Acquired at the above sale by the present owner 


EXHIBITED

Milan, Galleria Salvatore Ala, October 1974 

Condition Report

This work is in very good condition overall. All elements are present and stable. There are tonal and textural shifts due to the artist's chosen media and working method. There are scattered pinpoint oxidation marks, most notably to the lower right corner of the upper plane, visible upon close inspection. There are scattered minor scratches, scuffs and accretions. There is minor wear to the wooden base.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Christie’s, New York, 1 May 1991, sale 7280, lot 34

Acquired at the above sale by the present owner 

Exhibited

Milan, Galleria Salvatore Ala, October 1974 

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