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Constantin Dausch

Day and Night | Le Jour et la Nuit

Estimate:

18,000 - 25,000 EUR

Constantin Dausch

Constantin Dausch

Day and Night | Le Jour et la Nuit

Day and Night | Le Jour et la Nuit

Estimate:

18,000 - 25,000 EUR

Lot sold:

23,940

EUR

Constantin Dausch

1841 - 1908

Italian, Roman, circa 1877

Day and Night


a pair of white marble reliefs

signed and located C. Dausch. Roma.

(each) 99 by 74 cm ; 39 by 29 in.


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Constantin Dausch

1841 - 1908

Italie, Rome, vers 1877

Le Jour et la Nuit


paire de reliefs en marbre blanc

signé et localisé C. Dausch. Roma.

(chacun) 99 x 74 cm ; 39 x 29 in.


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Both medallion in overall good condition, with minor surface dirt in particular to the high points, consistent with age and handling.

A few minor natural inclusions to the marble, consistent with the material.


Day: female allegorical figure with a loss to the small finger of her proper right hand and to the tip of her big toe of her proper left foot, as well as losses to the toe tips of the two putti. 

A few minor chips to the flowers decorating the frame. 


Night: some natural inclusions to the marble in several places, some of witch with white fillings.


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.

Recorded in Constantin Dausch’s atelier, Via del Babuino, Rome, 1889;

with Charles van der Heyden, Rotterdam, circa 1970;

private collection, Zierikzee, the Netherlands;

and thence by descent to their grandchildren, the Netherlands, until 2019.

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Atelier de Constantin Dausch, Via del Babuino, Rome, 1889 ;

Charles van der Heyden, Rotterdam, vers 1970 ;

Collection privée, Zierikzee, Pays-Bas ;

Par descendance familiale, Pays-Bas, jusqu’en 2019.

H. C. Ives, World's Columbian Exposition 1893, Official catalog, Part X. Arts Galleries and Annexes, Department K. Fine Arts, Chicago, 1983, p. 123, group 139, nos. 34 & 35.


H. Howe Bancroft, The book of the fair. An historical and descriptive presentation of the world’s science, art, and industry, as viewed through the Columbian Exposition at Chicago in 1893. Section eight, Chicago, 1893, pp. 710 & 712.


A. Sprenger, Constantin Dausch. Il successore di Canova. Ein Oberschwäbisches Künstlerleben in Rom, unpublished monograph, pp. 33-34 and 73-74.


'Zu Dausch’s 50. Geburtstag. 30. November.’, Schwäbische Kronik des Schwäbischen Merkurs. Sonntagsbeilage., no. 281, 28 November 1891.


Related Literature

U. Thieme, F. Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler von der Antiken bis zur Gegenwart. Achten Band. Coutan – Delattre, Leipzig, 1913, p. 440.

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H. C. Ives, World's Columbian Exposition 1893, Official catalog, Part X. Arts Galleries and Annexes, Department K. Fine Arts, Chicago, 1983, p. 123, groupe 139, n° 34 et 35.


H. Howe Bancroft, The book of the fair. An historical and descriptive presentation of the world’s science, art, and industry, as viewed through the Columbian Exposition at Chicago in 1893. Section eight, Chicago, 1893, pp. 710 et 712.


A. Sprenger, Constantin Dausch. Il successore di Canova. Ein Oberschwäbisches Künstlerleben in Rom, monographie non publiée, pp. 33-34 et73-74.


'Zu Dausch’s 50. Geburtstag. 30. November.’, Schwäbische Kronik des Schwäbischen Merkurs. Sonntagsbeilage., n° 281, 28 novembre 1891.


Références bibliographiques

U. Thieme, F. Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler von der Antiken bis zur Gegenwart. Achten Band. Coutan – Delattre, Leipzig, 1913, p. 440.


Chicago, Palace of Fine Arts, World’s Columbian Exposition, 1893, department K, group 139, nos. 34 and 35

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Chicago, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Exposition Universelle, 1893, département K, groupe 139, n° 34 et 35