RUTH ASAWA | UNTITLED (S.669, FREESTANDING TIED-WIRE, CLOSED CENTER, SIX-BRANCHED TREE FORM)
RUTH ASAWA | UNTITLED (S.669, FREESTANDING TIED-WIRE, CLOSED CENTER, SIX-BRANCHED TREE FORM)
RUTH ASAWA | UNTITLED (S.669, FREESTANDING TIED-WIRE, CLOSED CENTER, SIX-BRANCHED TREE FORM)
RUTH ASAWA | UNTITLED (S.669, FREESTANDING TIED-WIRE, CLOSED CENTER, SIX-BRANCHED TREE FORM)
RUTH ASAWA | UNTITLED (S.669, FREESTANDING TIED-WIRE, CLOSED CENTER, SIX-BRANCHED TREE FORM)
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The Collector's Eye: Property from the Collection of Dr. M. Wallace and Mrs. Faega Friedman

RUTH ASAWA | UNTITLED (S.669, FREESTANDING TIED-WIRE, CLOSED CENTER, SIX-BRANCHED TREE FORM)

Estimate: 300,000 - 400,000 USD

The Collector's Eye: Property from the Collection of Dr. M. Wallace and Mrs. Faega Friedman

RUTH ASAWA | UNTITLED (S.669, FREESTANDING TIED-WIRE, CLOSED CENTER, SIX-BRANCHED TREE FORM)

Estimate: 300,000 - 400,000 USD
Bid:260,000USD
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Description

The Collector's Eye: Property from the Collection of Dr. M. Wallace and Mrs. Faega Friedman

RUTH ASAWA

1926 - 2013

UNTITLED (S.669, FREESTANDING TIED-WIRE, CLOSED CENTER, SIX-BRANCHED TREE FORM)


copper weld and copper wire on bronze base

34⅝ by 36 by 36 in. 87.9 by 91.4 by 91.4 cm.

Executed circa 1963.

Condition Report

This work is in very good and sound condition overall. Please contact contemporarycuratedny@sothebys.com for a condition report prepared by Wilson Conservation


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Provenance

Taylor & Ng, San Francisco

Acquired from the above by the present owner in May 1969

RUTH ASAWA | UNTITLED (S.669, FREESTANDING TIED-WIRE, CLOSED CENTER, SIX-BRANCHED TREE FORM)
The Collector's Eye: Property from the Collection of Dr. M. Wallace and Mrs. Faega Friedman
RUTH ASAWA | UNTITLED (S.669, FREESTANDING TIED-WIRE, CLOSED CENTER, SIX-BRANCHED TREE FORM)

2 October 2020 • New York