JACQUES LIPCHITZ | LAMENTATION
JACQUES LIPCHITZ | LAMENTATION
JACQUES LIPCHITZ | LAMENTATION
JACQUES LIPCHITZ | LAMENTATION
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JACQUES LIPCHITZ | LAMENTATION

Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD

JACQUES LIPCHITZ | LAMENTATION

Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD

Lot Sold:20,000USD

Lot Details

Description

JACQUES LIPCHITZ

1891 - 1973

LAMENTATION


Inscribed JLipchitz, numbered 6/7, with the foundry mark Fonderia Luigi Tommasi Pietra Santa and marked with the artist's thumbprint

Bronze

Height (including base): 19¾ in. (50.1 cm)

Conceived in 1967.


The authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by Pierre Levai.


Cataloguing

Provenance

Dr. Jan W. Doeff, Pennsylvania

Acquired from the Estate of the above by the present owner

Literature

Alan G. Wilkinson, The Sculpture of Jacques Lipchitz, A Catalogue Raisonné, The American Years 1941-73, vol. II, New York, 2000, no. 655, illustration of another cast p. 97

Catalogue Note

This work is in good condition. Dark brown black variagated patina. Dirt in the deepest crevices. There are spots of verdigris to the figure's head, the arms, hands and in places throughout the form.


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