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Lot 45: HARRY BERTOIA, (AMERICAN, 1915-1978), BUSH
December 6, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
Welded phosphorous bronze with patina.
Executed circa 1975.
height: 7 1/4 in. (18.4cm)
width: 8 1/2 in. (21.6cm)
depth: 8 1/2 in. (21.6cm)
Private Collection, Pennsylvania.
We are grateful to Val Bertoia of the BertoiaStudio for confirming the authenticity of this work.
The base with mottled variation in its coloration, ranging from greys to bronze to green. Some accumulated dust throught. Several of the branches and elements apparently bent slightly askew as shown in catalogue illustration. With areas of brighter green patina on the underside of branches in several places. Otherwise, overall in generally good condition.
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