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January 26, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

Frederick Hart (American, 1943-1999) Firebird

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Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3072BLocation: BostonDate / Time: January 26, 2018 10:00AM


Frederick Hart (American, 1943-1999)

Signed "Hart" and inscribed "© 1987 F.H./219/350/ CA.i." on the l.l. side.
Clear acrylic resin, height 16 1/2 in. (41.9 cm),including clear acrylic plinth.
Condition: Minor surface imperfections and dust.

Literature: Frederick Turner and Donald B. Kuspit, Frederick Hart: The Complete Works (Louisville: Butler Books, 2007),cat. no. 61, p. 268, illus. p. 104.

N.B. The Frederick Hart catalogue raisonné referenced above notes that Ovidiu Colea and his staff at Colbar Art, Inc., have cast the majority of Hart's acrylic resin works. The various casting processes are detailed pp. 37-43.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

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Colbar Art Inc., Frederick Turner, Donald B. Kuspit, Louisville