Tubes
Artist: Cesar
Artwork: Tubes
Size: 195 x 108 x 51 cm
Medium: Welded iron
Creation year: 1959
Marks: Signed
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : This work is unique
Provenance: Galerie Claude Bernard, Paris; Private collection, Italy (acquired from the previous circa 1960, thence by descent); Sale: Sotheby's London, ContemporaryArt Part I, 26 June 1997, lot 5; Private Collection (acquired from the previous sale); Collection Jean Albou, Paris; Sale: Artcurial Paris, Collection Jean Albou, 29 January 2008, lot 6; Collection Alain & Candice Fraiberger
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Claude Bernard, Cesar, 1959; Luxembourg, Centre Culturel francais, Banque Internationale Dexia, Hommage a Cesar, 2000; catalogue, p. 38, illustrated; Villetaneuse, Cesar Villetaneuse 1999-2000, Villetaneuse-souvenirs, 2000; catalogue, p. 30, illustrated; Monaco, Forum Grimaldi; Nice, MAMAC, Galerie contemporaine du Musee d'Art Moderne et d'Art Contemporain, Cesar, l'instinct du fer, 1946-1966, des premiers fers aux compressions, 2002 - 2003; catalogue, pp. 82, 83; Biarritz, Crypte Sainte Eugenie, Cesar, l'instinct du fer, 1946-1966, des premiers fers aux compressions, 2005

Sotheby's Paris

Date: 2017-12-06
Lot Number: 10
Low Estimate: $355507 [+6%]
High Estimate: $592511 [-36%]
Hammer Price: $379207
Sold For: $465714