FEMME ALLONGÉE (VESTAL)
length 20 1/8 by depth 6 1/2 by height 9 in.
51 by 16.5 by 23 cm.
incised with initials and date 58 and stamped with number 3/5, on the base front right
bronze, gold patina
Condition Note: dust in the crevices, some verdigris there also, otherwise in good condition
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cast in an edition of 6, numbered 0/5 - 5/5, plus 4 artist's proofs, by Susse Fondeur, 1959
Sale: Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, May 5, 1973, lot 84, illustrated
Acquired by the present owner from the above sale
Sylvain Lecombre, Ossip Zadkine, l'Oeuvre Sculpté, Paris, p. 551, no. 500 (b)