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Oiseau (Last Night I Had a Dream)

Artwork:
Oiseau (Last Night I Had a Dream)
Size:
81.6 x 153.7 x 19.1 cm
Medium :
Painted polyester
Creation Year:
1972
Marks
Signed on the reverse
Category :
Sculpture
Artwork Details :
Created 1968-1972
Provenance :
Collection Gimpel Fils, London; Collection Gimpel & Weitzenhoffer, New York; Private Collection, Florida
Exhibition History :
London, Gimpel Fils, Niki de Saint Phallle: The Devouring Mothers, December 1972 - January 1973, cat. no. 7; New York, Gimpel & Weitzenhoffer Gallery, Niki de Saint Phallle: The Devouring Mothers, April - May 1973; New York, Gimpel & Weitzenhoffer Gallery, Niki de Saint Phalle: Sculptures and Graphics, November 1977 - January 1978

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2015-06-10
Lot Number :
48
Low Estimate :
$25,000[+4%]*
High Estimate :
$35,000[-26%]*
Hammer Price :
$26,000
Sold For :
$32,500*

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2014-09-24
Lot Number :
174
Low Estimate :
$50,000
High Estimate :
$70,000
Hammer Price :
Not sold
Notes :
This work is in good condition overall. There are inherent variations to the surface texture. There are some scattered fine cracks to the polyester and light surface soiling throughout. There are a few areas of minor wear with some associated pigment loss