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Lot 0430
Richard Boyce
Xipe II, 1959, reworked 1961, bent and molded laminate semi-abstract figure influenced by the Aztec god of agriculture and rebirth.Plastic laminate
Signed on lucite plaque "Richard Boyce".
24" tall x 11" wide,Base 14" x 13"
Exhibited at Wellesley College, Jewett Arts Center. Deaccessioned from the deCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, Massachusetts.


Small break to wear leg attaches to base, originally reworked and fixed by artist in 1961 per museum label, otherwise good condition.

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Richard Boyce Modernist Xipe II Aztec Sculpture

Estimate $300 - $500Nov 24, 2018
Cranston, RI, USA
Auction Curated By:
Travis Landry
Specialist & Auctioneer, American & European Fine & Decorative Arts, Pop Culture Including Collectibles, Comics & Toys
Kevin Bruneau
President & Auctioneer, Asian Arts, 19-20th Century Decorative Arts