Symmetrical Torso
Artwork: Symmetrical Torso
Size: height: 69 cm
Medium: White marble
Creation year: 1921
Marks: Signed 'Archipenko' (on the back)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Conceived in 1921 and carved in Germany before 1923
Provenance: Private collection, Europe (acquired from the artist, 1923 and then by descent); sale, Christie's, New York, 5 November 2014, lot 11; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Darmstadt, Mathildenhohe Kunsthalle, Deutsche Kunst 1923, May-October 1923, p. 53, no. 404 (illustrated; titled Torso); Darmstadt, Hessisches Landesmuseum, 1980-1992 (on extended loan); Galerie der Stadt Stuttgart, 1992-2005 (on extended loan); Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, 2005-2014 (on extended loan)

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-11
Lot Number: 36A
Low Estimate: $1200000
High Estimate: $1800000
Hammer Price: Not Sold