CARDINALE SEDUTO (SEATED CARDINAL)
stamped Manzù and with the foundry mark NFMM
bronze; this work is unique
height: 40cm., 15 3/4 in.
Cast in bronze by the Nuova Fonderia in 1964.
The Fondazione Giacomo Manzù has kindly confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Galerie Chalette International, New York
Sale: Christie's, London, 10th December 1997, lot 345
Purchased at the above sale by the present owner