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JOEL SHAPIRO | UNTITLED

Monumental Item

Estimate:

200,000

to
- 300,000 USD

JOEL SHAPIRO | UNTITLED

JOEL SHAPIRO | UNTITLED

Estimate:

200,000

to
- 300,000 USD

Lot sold:

350,000

USD

JOEL SHAPIRO

b. 1941

UNTITLED


bronze

78 by 63 by 38 in. 198.1 by 160 by 96.5 cm.

Executed in 1991, this work is number 3 from an edition of 3, plus 1 artist's proof.


This work is being offered for sale from the online catalogue. Prospective buyers may contact Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Department at ctpdaysale@sothebys.com with inquiries. Please note that Sotheby’s shippers must be used for delivery to the successful purchaser. 

This work is in very good and sound condition overall. Under close inspection and raking light, there are minor and unobtrusive surface scratches throughout, inherent to the artist’s chosen medium. There is evidence of wear and handling to the edges. There are scattered areas of oxidation, inherent to the artist’s chosen medium, as well as water marks on the base.


This work is being offered for sale from the online catalogue. Prospective buyers may contact Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Department at ctpdaysale@sothebys.com with inquiries. Please note that Sotheby’s shippers must be used for delivery to the successful purchaser.


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.

PaceWildenstein, New York

Private Collection

Christie's, New York, 9 November 2011, Lot 356

Acquired from the above sale by the present owner