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BAHMAN MOHASSES | LEDA E IL CIGNO (LEDA AND THE SWAN)

UK: Greenford Park Warehouse

Estimate:

35,000

to
- 45,000 GBP

Property from the Bruni Family Collection, Rome

BAHMAN MOHASSES | LEDA E IL CIGNO (LEDA AND THE SWAN)

BAHMAN MOHASSES | LEDA E IL CIGNO (LEDA AND THE SWAN)

Estimate:

35,000

to
- 45,000 GBP

Lot sold:

252,000

GBP

Property from the Bruni Family Collection, Rome

BAHMAN MOHASSES

1931-2010

Iranian

LEDA E IL CIGNO (LEDA AND THE SWAN)


inscribed and dated '79

bronze

58 by 92 by 70cm. 22¾ by 36¼ by 27½in.


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This work is in very good condition. Close inspection reveals a few superficial scratches, marks and minute spots of oxidation in isolated places throughout. Two fixture holes at the bottom of the work. 


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Collection of the Artist, Italy

Collection of Mr. Bruni, Rome

Thence by Descent 

Bahman Mohasses, Enrico Crispolti, A.V. Serov, Eds., Bahman Mohasses, Rome 2007, pp. 56-57, illustrated