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Italo Scanga (American, 1939-2001) Untitled Polychrome Bust

Auction:
3192B
Lot:
506
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3192B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Italo Scanga (American, 1939-2001) Untitled Polychrome Bust, wood and acrylic paint, Cubist-inspired head, the shoulders formed by a section of tree trunk, brass plate with incised signature and date "Italo Scanga 1982," paper label for Helander/Rubinstein Gallery, Palm Beach, Florida, ht. 29, lg. 25 1/4, dp. 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-2,000

Age cracks to head, small scattered chips to paint.


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

Palm Beach, Acrylic, Acrylic paint, Helander, Italo, Italo Scanga, Visual arts

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