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Alicia Penalba

Faune des mers

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 USD

Property from a Private Collection

Alicia Penalba

Alicia Penalba

Faune des mers

Faune des mers

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 USD

Lot sold:

37,800

USD

Property from a Private Collection

Alicia Penalba

1913 - 1982

Faune des mers



Stamped with the artist's signature Penalba, numbered 6/6 and stamped with the foundry mark A. Valsuani Cire Perdue 

Bronze

Depth: 34½ in. (87.6 cm)

Conceived and cast in bronze in a numbered edition of 6 by Antoine Valsuani Foundry, Paris in 1959. 

This work is in very good condition overall. Minor spots of oxidation are present on the interior faces of the elements.


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.

Galerie Sapiro, Paris
Efraim Ilin, Haifa (acquired from the above and sold: Sotheby's, New York, May 27, 2009, lot 112) 
Private Collection, New York (acquired at the above sale) 
Acquired from the above
Michel Seuphor, Alicia Penalba, Zurich, 1960, no. 18, illustration of another cast p. 22