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Untitled (JS 1006)
signed Shapiro and dated 90-92 (on the underside)
12¼ by 12⅝ by 7½ in.
31.1 by 39.7 by 19 cm.
Executed in 1990-92.
This work is in good and sound condition overall. All elements are present and stable. There is surface dust and faint soiling to the crevices. There is light scratching and patina to the bronze surface due to handling and aging. There are minor losses to the bronze, notably on the surface of the smallest round form.
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.
The Pace Gallery, New York
Acquired directly from the above by the present owner in 1992
Peter Schejldahl, Joel Shapiro: Sculpture and Drawings, New York, 1993, illustrated p.29
Jock Reynolds & Joel Shapiro, Joel Shapiro: Sculpture in Clay, Plaster, Wood, Iron, and Bronze, Andover, MA, 1998. illustrated p. 94
Hendel Teicher & Michael Brenson, Joel Shapiro: Sculpture and Drawings. New York, 1998. illustrated p. 162; fig. 221
New York, The Pace Gallery, Joel Shapiro: Sculpture and Drawings, 1993