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Niki de Saint-Phalle

Nana au Serpent

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Estimate:

60,000

to
- 80,000 GBP

Property from a Private Distinguished Collection

Niki de Saint-Phalle

Niki de Saint-Phalle

Nana au Serpent

Nana au Serpent

Estimate:

60,000

to
- 80,000 GBP

Starting bid:

60,000

GBP

(0 bids, reserve not met)

Lot closes:

Lot closes:

1 day, 5 hours

1 day, 5 hours

April 13, 02:16 PM (GMT)

April 13, 02:16 PM (GMT)

Property from a Private Distinguished Collection

Niki de Saint-Phalle

1930 - 2002

Nana au Serpent


signed, numbered 0/0 and inscribed original on the underside

painted resin

73 by 42 by 23 cm. 28⅜ by 16½ by 9 in.

Executed in 1984, this work is an artist's prototype aside from the edition of 7, plus 3 artists' proofs.

Colour:

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Condition:

This work is in very good condition. Close inspection reveals a small scuff mark above the figures left breast and a few small rub marks on the reverse of the snack. Further close inspection reveals a few minute media accretions in isolated places throughout.


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. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color 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. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Gimpel Fils, London
Private Collection (acquired from the above in 1985)
Sotheby's, London, 11 February 2010, Lot 116
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Carla Schulz-Hoffman, et al., Niki de Saint Phalle, Bonn 1987, p. 119, no. 36, ilustrated in colour (ed. no. unknown)