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Otto Gutfreund

Otto Gutfreund

Otto Gutfreund
Historical & Modern Art Online auction

Lot # 208

Otto Gutfreund
1889 - 1927 Czech

Violoncelliste
bronze with brown patina
17 5/8 x 10 x 9 in  44.8 x 25.4 x 22.9cm

Provenance:
Erik Estorick (Grosvenor Gallery), London
Sold sale of Impressionist / Modern, Christie's South Kensington, June 22, 2012, lot 7
Acquired from the above by the present Private Collection, Vancouver

Literature:
J. Cisorovsky, "Otto Gutfreund," Vytavarne Umenni, Prague, 1962, no. 26, c.k. #71
Otto Gutfreund, Exhibition catalogue with a catalogue raisonné of sculptures, National Gallery, Prague, 1996, #78 and reproduced page 203

Exhibited:
Grosvenor Gallery, London, Otto Gutfreund: Czech Cubist Sculpture and Drawings, 1911 - 1927, 1966, catalogue #6

This sculpture was conceived circa 1912 - 1913, and cast by Fiorini & Carby Foundry, London, in 1966.

Jiri Setlik confirmed the authenticity of this sculpture when it was sold in 2012.

Estimate: $10,000 ~ $15,000 CAD

Sold For: $4,375.00 CAD (including buyer's premium)


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