1890 - 1967
monogramed OZ and dated 47
height: 35,3 cm; 13⅞ in.
Executed in 1947, this work is unique.
1890 - 1967
monogrammé OZ et daté 47
hauteur: 35,3 cm; 13⅞ in.
Exécutée en 1947, cette œuvre est unique.
Ebony wood. There are a few scratches, most predominately to the torso, to the right buttock and to the right thigh. There are a few lines and dots of white residues in places as well as minor dust and dirt. There are a few scuffs and some minor wear to the most protruding elements and a few small chips to the extreme edges of the lower part of the sculpture. There are some small brown residues and superficial dirt to the figure’s back between the legs. This work is in overall very good condition.
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Janett Landau, United States (gift from the artist in 1962)
Gift from the above to the present owner in 1988
Janett Landau, Etats-Unis (don de l'artiste en 1962)
Don du précédent au propriétaire actuel en 1988
Sylvain Lecombre, Ossip Zadkine: l'œuvre sculpté, Paris, 1994, no. 398, illustrated p. 453
Sylvain Lecombre, Ossip Zadkine: l'œuvre sculpté, Paris, 1994, no. 398, reproduit p. 453