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Ruth Gerdescu (American, 20th Century) Love Series Sketches: Good-bye, Embrace Over Space, Desire

Auction:
2864T
Lot:
1351A
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Discovery - 2864T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 12, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Ruth Gerdescu (American, 20th Century)

Love Series Sketches: Good-bye, Embrace Over Space, Desire, and Cycle. Identified and dated "1952" on a handwritten label affixed beneath the plinth. Four bronzes (each composed of a pair of figures) with dark brown patina, heights to 5 1/2 inches, mounted to a common wood plinth. Condition: Dust and dirt to interstices.
Estimate $300-500


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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