1890 - 1967
signed O ZADKINE
height: 69 cm; 27⅛ in.
Executed in 1926, this work is unique.
1890 - 1967
signé O ZADKINE
hauteur: 69 cm; 27⅛ in.
Exécuté en 1926, cette œuvre est unique.
Wood. There is a repaired crack, associated with glue remnants, to the figure’s proper left foot on the base. There are additional smaller vertical cracks in places, inherent to the medium. There are some minor chips in places, notably to the figure’s proper left arm and to the extreme right rim of the base (as visible in the catalogue illustration). There are a few surface scratches to the bottom and to the legs. There is some dust in the crevices. This work is in overall good condition.
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Stanley Roser (acquired directly from the artist in 1937)
Private collection, New York (by descent)
Hopkins-Custot Gallery, London
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2010
Stanley Roser (acquis directement auprès de l'artiste en 1937)
Collection particulière, New York (par descendance)
Hopkins-Custot Gallery, Londres
Acquis auprès du précédent par le propriétaire actuel en 2010
Sylvain Lecombre, Ossip Zadkine: l'œuvre sculpté, Paris, 1994, no. 166, illustrated p. 219
Sylvain Lecombre, Ossip Zadkine: l'œuvre sculpté, Paris, 1994, no. 166, reproduit p. 219