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Julio González

Buste féminin

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May 18, 09:51 PM GMT


100,000 - 150,000 USD

Lot Details


Property of a Lady

Julio González

1876 - 1942

Buste féminin

inscribed with artist's signature and numbered H.C.; stamped with the foundry mark Susse Fondeur


height (including base): 23½ in.

60 cm.

Conceived circa 1935-6; this example executed as an hors commerce proof from an edition of 8 plus 2 other casts and one hors commerce.

Please note the authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Philippe Grimminger.
Estate of the artist
Acquired from the above in the 1990s by the present owner
William Tucker, "The Sculpture of González," Studio International, vol. 180, London, December 1970, no. 928, no. 5, p. 238-39, illustration of another cast
Pierre Descargues, Julio González, Paris, 1971, no. 24, p. 52-53, illustration of another cast
William Tucker, Early Modern Sculpture, London, 1974, no. 72, p. 81, illustration of another cast
Josephine Withers, Julio González, Sculpture in Iron, New York, 1978, no. 103, p. 166, illustration of another cast
Jörn Merkert, Julio González, Catalogue raisonné des sculptures, Milan, 1987, no. 217, p. 239, illustration of another cast
Recklinghausen, Kunsthalle, Julio González Sculpture and Drawing, 2001