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Roy Shifrin (American, b. 1937) The Leaper

Auction:
2878B
Lot:
376
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2878B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 22, 2016 4:00PM

Description:

Roy Shifrin (American, b. 1937)

The Leaper
Signed and numbered "Shifrin 5/6" at the top rear edge of the base.
Bronze with gold/bronze patina, partially polished, height 20 3/4 in. (52.7 cm), on a marble plinth.
Condition: Minor corrosion, dust and dirt to interstices.

N.B. This is a smaller version of Shifrin's The Leaper, a monumental outdoor sculpture installed outside the Orange County Administration Center in Orlando, Florida.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Chip to the corner of the marble plinth.


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.

Keywords

Roy Shifrin, Bronze sculpture, Furniture, Hand, Lion-reclining, Metalworking, One cent coin, Patina, Plinth, Shifrin, Weathering

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