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Jacob Epstein on Sale Now at Auction

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Sir Jacob Epstein (1880-1959), JOAN GREENWOOD, CHILD, Bronze with green patination; circa 1930/1, raised on stone base, Bronze 13.9

Estimated Price: CAD5,000 - CAD7,000

Description: SIR JACOB EPSTEIN (1880-1959), BRITISHJOAN GREENWOOD, CHILDBronze with green patination; circa 1930/1, raised on stone baseBronze 13.9" x 10.25" x 10.25" — 35.3 x 26 x 26 cm.Literature:Evelyn Silber, The Sculpture of Epstein with a Complete Catalogue, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania: Bucknell University Press, 1987, Cat. No. 203, p. 168Note:Joan Greenwood, the actress, was the childhood friend of the artist's daughter Peggy Jean. The date of execution for this work by Epstein scholars varies slightly; Haskell dates the bronze at 1931, whereas Powell and Buckle assert 1930.

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Starting bid: CAD2,400 (0 bids)

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Sir Jacob Epstein (1880-1959), “SUNITA FRAGMENT”, Bronze with green and brown patination; titled “Sunita Fragment” and certified by Lady Epstein on the accompanying copy of the original receipt, Approximately 12.5

Estimated Price: CAD5,000 - CAD7,000

Description: SIR JACOB EPSTEIN (1880-1959), BRITISH“SUNITA FRAGMENT”Bronze with green and brown patination; titled “Sunita Fragment” and certified by Lady Epstein on the accompanying copy of the original receiptApproximately 12.5" x 13.5" x 9" — 31.8 x 34.3 x 22.9 cm.Provenance:Private Collection, Toronto purchased directly from Lady (Kathleen) Epstein as “Sunita Fragment”, Chelsea, S.W.3 accompanied by a copy of the original handwritten receipt and certification dated June 26th, 1966Literature:Evelyn Silber, The Sculpture of Epstein with a Complete Catalogue, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, 1987, Cat. No. 206, p. 169, for the full length version of “Sunita Reclining” (Reclining Goddess), 1931

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SIR JACOB EPSTEIN | Sir Winston Churchill

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Description: bronze

Condition Report: The sculpture is affixed to a stone base with one central support. There are traces of an old adhesive label to the reverse of the base. The sculpture appears sound and stable. There is some very light rubbing to some of the protruding edges. There are some light traces of surface dirt in the pitted areas of the sculpture. The work appears to be in overall excellent condition. Please contact the department on +44 (0) 207 293 6424 if you have any questions regarding the present work."In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

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