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David Hayes (American, 1931-2013) Ritual Object

Auction:
3029B
Lot:
410
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3029B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 27, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

David Hayes (American, 1931-2013)

Ritual Object
Stamped "H 1-6" in the bronze at the base, titled and dated ".../1964" on a typed label affixed to the underside of the plinth, identified on a label from the Lending Service/Art Festival of the Museum of Modern Art taped to the underside of the plinth.
Bronze with brown and green patina, height 10 7/8 in. (27.5 cm), on a black marble plinth.
Condition: Dust and dirt to interstices, minor wear to the patina.

N.B. The Willard Gallery in New York is listed on the MOMA label as the lender of the sculpture.
Estimate $700-900


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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David Hayes, Antiques, Egyptian hieroglyphs, Furniture, Hand, Metalworking, Patina, Plinth, Quail chick, Weathering

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