Lot 93: ISIDORE KONTI | Pushing Men: A Pair of Bookends
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: bronze, dark brown patina
In good condition aside from surface dust, rubbing in a few spots at extremities, and a few spots of verdigris.
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Provenance: Private Collection, New York
Dimensions: height: 6 1/4 inches
Literature: The Hudson River Museum, The Sculpture of Isidore Konti: 1862-1938, exhibition catalogue, Yonkers, 1974, no. 28 (another example illustrated)
Medium: bronze, dark brown patina