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1910 - 1993
inscribed with artist's signature and numbered 8/8 (on the base); stamped twice with the foundry mark Fonderia Artística Bonvicini Sommacampagna
length: 37 in.
Conceived in 1988; this example executed in 1996 as number 8 from an edition of 8 plus 4 artist proofs.
This work is in excellent condition. Bronze with black patina. Minor accretions of dust throughout, especially in the deep crevices. Some pinhead sized spots of pocking around the figure's proper right knee, inherent to the casting process.
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.
Private Collection, South America
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Exh. Cat., Caracas, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Lobo, 1989
Exh. Cat., Caracas, Galeria Freitas, Lobo, 1993, no. 18, p. 20, illustration of another cast
Exh. Cat., Paris, Galerie Hopkins-Custot, Baltasar Lobo, Sculptures, 2010, no. 5, illustration of another cast
Exh. Cat., Caracas, Galeria Freites, Baltasar Lobo, 2005, pp. 22-23, illustrated