MAN RAY | CADEAU
MAN RAY | CADEAU
MAN RAY | CADEAU
MAN RAY | CADEAU
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The Sleep of Reason: A Private Collection of Surrealist Art Online

MAN RAY | CADEAU

Estimate: 700 - 900 USD

The Sleep of Reason: A Private Collection of Surrealist Art Online

MAN RAY | CADEAU

Estimate: 700 - 900 USD

Lot Sold:2,000USD
(18 bids, reserve met)

Lot Details

Description

MAN RAY (1890 - 1976)

CADEAU 


Signed Man Ray, titled and numbered 4258/5000 

Iron

Height: 6½ in.

16.5 cm

Concieved in 1921; this iron example cast by the Mirano Foundry, Venice in 1971 in a numbered edition of 5000.

Condition Report

This work is in very good condition. Variegated brownish red patina. There is minor discoloration to the patina of the flat side of the iron. Otherwise, fine.


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Cataloguing

Provenance

Gallery of Surrealism, New York

Acquired from the above

Catalogue Note

The Sleep of Reason | A Private Collection of Surrealist Art Online
Online bidding closed20 May 2019 | 04:52 PM GMT