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Mary Louise (M.L.) Snowden (American, b. 1952) Gravity

Auction:
2896B
Lot:
356
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2896B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 13, 2016 4:00PM

Description:

Mary Louise (M.L.) Snowden (American, b. 1952)

Gravity
Signed, titled, numbered, and foundry stamped "ML Snowden/Gravity/49/100/..." at the base.
Bronze with platinum gray patina, height 48 in. (122.0 cm), on a polished black stone plinth.
Condition: Minor dust and dirt to the interstices.

Provenance: A private Massachusetts Collection.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Foundry stamp inscsribed "Rodin·Eberhard·Snowden" in a circle around the central inscription "Marque de Fondeur."


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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Mary Louise, Hand, Jar stand, Le Sage's theory of gravitation, Lion-reclining, Plinth, Quail chick, Snowden, Stool-or-mat, Viper

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