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Le Manche Dans La Manche

Man Ray-Le Manche Dans La Manche-1967

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Artist:
Artwork:
Le Manche Dans La Manche
Size:
height (including base): 31 cm
Medium :
Hammer in a plastic resin bottle
Creation Year:
1967
Marks
Signed Man Ray, dated 1967 and inscribed ORIGINAL (+9) on adhesive tape affixed to the hammer; printed with the artist's name and titled on a plastic label affixed to the neck of the bottle
Category :
Sculpture
Artwork Details :
'Original' proof from which the 9 further examples were made
Provenance :
Estate of the Artist; Juliet Man Ray (by descent from the previous; sale: Sotheby's, London, Property from The Man Ray Trust, 22nd March, 1995, lot 36); Private Collection, Germany (purchased at the previous sale); Private Collection, London (sale: Christie's, London, 7th February 2001, lot 220); Purchased at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Conceived in 1921 and executed at the Marcel Zerbib Foundry, Paris in 1967 in an edition of 1 'Original' proof plus 9

Sotheby’s London

Date:
2018-03-01
Lot Number :
301
Low Estimate :
$28,311[+10%]*
High Estimate :
$42,466[-27%]*
Hammer Price :
$31,142
Sold For :
$38,927*