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ELIZABETH CATLETT AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMAN BRONZE C1978

DETAILS:
- ARTIST: Elizabeth Catlett
- ORIGIN: (American, 1915-2012)
- TITLED: Untitled (Stretching African-American Woman)., Circa 1978
- MEDIUM: Bronze with Golden-brown patina
- SIGNED: Inscribed on base: EC
- SIZE: 11 5/8 inches (30.22 cm) high on a 3-1/4 inches (8.25 cm) high marble base
- EDITION: Unknown
- CONDITION: Minor rubbing to nose, cheekbones, and edges of lips as well as areas of high relief. We believe the marble base is a later replacement. (typically wooden), otherwise very good to excellent.

- PROVENANCE: The artist; Private collection, acquired from the above; By descent to the present owner.

- LITERATURE: Neuberger Museum of Art, Elizabeth Catlett Sculpture: A Fifty-Year Retrospective, exhibition catalogue, Purchase, New York, 1998, p. 78, similar example illustrated (as Standing Mother and Child).

Condition

Minor rubbing to nose, cheekbones, and edges of lips as well as areas of high relief. We believe the marble base is a later replacement. (typically wooden), otherwise very good to excellent.

Starting Bid

$6,000

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ELIZABETH CATLETT AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMAN BRONZE C1978

Estimate $7,650 - $9,960
2d
7h
21m
33s
$6,0000 bids
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