Lot 46: HARRY BERTOIA, (AMERICAN, 1915-1978), BUSH
December 6, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
Welded phosphorous bronze with patina.
Executed circa 1975.
height: 5 1/2 in. (14cm)
width: 9 in. (22.9cm)
depth: 9 in. (22.9cm)
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 an approx. 1-in. greyish area to bronze to green areas. Some accumulated dust throughout. The rounded tips showing as partially golden-colored and partly bronze/brown colored. Otherwise, overall in generally good condition.
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