1921 - 1998
L'ANTENNE (OR L'OISEAU)
signed, numbered 1/8 and stamped with the foundry mark Bocquel
65 x 46 x 19 cm ; 25 5/8 x 18 x 7 1/2 in.
Conceived in 1957 and executed in 1990, this work is number 1 from an edition of 8 plus 2 artist proofs plus 2 hors commerce.
This work is registered in the archives of Denyse Durand-Ruel under the number 244. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.
Galerie Mediane, Paris
Acquired from the above by the present owner
London, Hannover Gallery, César, 1957; catalogue, np. no. 18, illustrated (other edition)
Paris, Galerie Claude Bernard, César, 1959 (other edition)
New York, Saidenberg Gallery, César, Sculpture 1953-1961, 1961; catalogue, np., no. 3, illustrated (other edition)
M. Giraud, César, Klee et les autres, Figaro-La Défense, 10 December 1990 (other edition)
César, Rétrospective, catalogue d'exposition, Marseille, Musée de la Vieille Charité, 1993, pp. 26, 72, illustrated (other edition)
Denyse Durand-Ruel, César, Catalogue Raisonné, Volume I, 1947 - 1964, Rome, 1994, p. 165, no. 183, illustrated in colour (other edition)