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Kahlil Gibran (American, 1922-2008) Oval Nude

Auction:
3217T
Lot:
1270
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
Discovery - 3217T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Kahlil Gibran (American, 1922-2008)

Oval Nude. Signed "K. Gibran" c.l. edge, dated "1969" in the monograph Sculpture: Kahlil Gibran referenced below. Bronze plaque with brown patina, 12 x 10 1/4 in., with a copper hanging wire affixed to the reverse. Condition: Minor surface grime.

Literature: Kahlil Gibran, with a foreword by Dr. Evan H. Turner, Sculpture: Kahlil Gibran (Boston: The Bartlett Press, 1970), p. 114 (illus.).

N.B. The work is accompanied by a leather-bound copy of Sculpture: Kahlil Gibran, inscribed and signed by the artist.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Evan H. Turner, American writers, Boston expressionism, Kahlil Gibran, Lebanese Maronites, Novelists, Writers

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