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525

César

Pompes de Claire

Artist's Resale Right

Estimate:

60,000

to
- 80,000 EUR

Property from a prestigious private European collection

César

César

Pompes de Claire

Pompes de Claire

Estimate:

60,000

to
- 80,000 EUR

Lot sold:

176,400

EUR

Property from a prestigious private European collection

César

1921 - 1998

Pompes de Claire


signed, numbered 7/8 and bears the foundry mark Bocquel

bronze

135 x 143 x 71 cm ; 53⅛x 56 5/16 x 28 in.

Executed in 1987, this work is number 7 from an edition of 8 + 4 artist's proofs.

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Property from a prestigious private European collection

César

1921 - 1998

Pompes de Claire


signé, numéroté 7/8 et porte la marque du fondeur Bocquel

bronze

135 x 143 x 71 cm ; 53⅛x 56 5/16 x 28 in.

Exécutée en 1987, cette oeuvre est le numéro 7 d'une édition en 8 exemplaires et 4 épreuves d'artiste.

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Private Collection, Europe
Bernard Henri Levy, César les bronzes, Paris, 1991, p. 35 (another example)
Jean-Charles Hachet, César ou les métamorphoses d'un grand Art, 1989, p. 77, no. 156 (another example)
Pierre Restany, César, Paris, 1988, p. 316 (another example)
Pierre Restany, César, Milan, 1988, p. 54, no. 40 (another example)
Monaco, Grimaldi Forum, César-extérieur, 2002 (another example)
Cannes, La Malmaison, César, l'oeuvre de bronze, 2002, catalogue, p. 84 (another example)
Luxembourg, Galerie l'indépendance, Dexia Banque, Hommage à César, 2000, catalogue, p. 53 (another example)
Sète, Musée Paul Valery, Bronze, 1991 (another example)