Entite Ailee

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist: Jean Arp
Artwork: Entite Ailee
Size: 128 cm
Medium: Bronze
Creation year: 1977
Marks: Inscribed with the foundry mark Georges Rudier Fondeur Paris (on the base)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Conceived in 1961 and cast in 1977
Provenance: Robert Morel, Forcalquier Sale: Maitre Binoche, Drouot-Montaigne, Paris, April 29, 1994, lot 19; PaceWildenstein, New York; Private Collection (acquired at the above sale and sold: Sotheby's, Paris, July 3, 2008, lot 41); Acquired at the above sale by A. Alfred Taubman
Exhibition history: Toyama, Museum of Modern Art; Yamanashi, Prefectural Museum of Art; Yokohama, City Gallery; Saitama, Museum of Modern Art; Miyagi Museum of Art & Mie, Prefectural Art Museum, Arp: 100th Anniversary of His Birthday, 1985, no. 54, illustrated in the catalogue; New York, PaceWildenstein, Early forms: The Biomorphic Sculpture of Arp, Calder and Noguchi, 2000, illustrated in the catalogue

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-04
Lot Number: 1
Low Estimate: $1200000 [+25%]
High Estimate: $1800000 [-16%]
Hammer Price: $1500000
Sold For: $1810000