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Agustín Cárdenas

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Agustín Cárdenas

L'Histoire n'est pas finie II

Estimate:

150,000 - 200,000 USD

Agustín Cárdenas

Agustín Cárdenas

L'Histoire n'est pas finie II

L'Histoire n'est pas finie II

Estimate:

150,000 - 200,000 USD

Description

Agustín Cárdenas

1927 - 2001

L'Histoire n'est pas finie II


Inscribed with the artist's monogram and numbered 1/3; inscribed Cárdenas (on the base)

Bronze with stone artist's base

Height: 115 1/4 in. (292.7 cm)

Height including base: 120 1/4 in. (305.5 cm)

Conceived in 1958 and cast in bronze in 1978, this work is number 1 from a planned edition of 3, of which the other two examples were never cast. This work is unique. 

Condition report

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Provenance

Dolly Perutz, Paris
Antoin Lévy-Frébault, Paris (acquired from the above) 
Private Collection, United States (acquired from the above) 
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Exhibited

Paris, Fondation Nationale des Arts Graphiques et Plastiques, Cárdenas Sculpteur, 1981, no. 31, illustrated in the catalogue 
Paris, Galerie Mitterand, Agustín Cárdenas, Sculptures 1958 - 1988, 2018