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La Fortune sourit aux audacieux (Fortune Favours the Brave)

Arman-La Fortune sourit aux audacieux (Fortune Favours the Brave)-1962

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
La Fortune sourit aux audacieux (Fortune Favours the Brave)
Size:
102.9 x 79.2 x 8.8 cm
Medium :
Accumulation of strings in painted wooden box
Creation Year:
1962
Marks
Signed and titled ‘arman “la fortune sourit aux audacieux”’ (on the reverse)
Category :
Sculpture
Provenance :
Galerie Lawrence, Paris; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 1964
Exhibition History :
London, Tate Gallery, Painting & Sculpture of a Decade 54 64, 1964, no. 302 (illustrated, p. 237); Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Arman, 1966, no. 36 (illustrated, p. 13); Charleroi, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Prix de la Critique, 1967; New York, Museum of Modern Art, Dada, Surrealism, and Their Heritage, 1968, p. 244, no. 230 (illustrated in colour, p. 149 and 151); This exhibition later travelled to Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art and Chicago, The Art Institute of Chicago; Knokke-le-Zoute, Casino Communal, Pop Art Nieuwe Figuartie Nouveau Réalisme, 1970, p. 100, no. 10 (illustrated p. 20); Nice, Musée d’art moderne et contemporain, Arman: monographie, 1990; Deurle, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Verzameling Roger en Hilda Matthys-Colle, 2007, p. 139 (illustrated, p. 30)

Christie’s London

Date:
2016-10-07
Lot Number :
204
Low Estimate :
$45,066[-31%]*
High Estimate :
$57,942[-47%]*
Hammer Price :
$30,903
Sold For :
$38,629*