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Hans (Jean) ARP

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Hans (Jean) ARP

Etoile (Star)

1939
Original plaster
Height: 34.1 cm (13.5 in)


Provenance:
Provenance:
Collection of Virgil Thomson, New York, gift from the artist
Auction sale, Sotheby’s, New York, “Property from the estate of Virgil Thomson, sold for the benefit of the Virgil Thomson Foundation”, October 3, 1990, lot 107
Collection of Robert Sweet, New York, purchased from the above
Private collection, New York, by descent from the above
Galerie Hopkins Custot, Paris
Private collection, Belgium


Literature:
- Arie Hartog, Kai Fischer, Hans Arp, Sculptures, a Critical Survey, Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2012, no. 61, p. 88, repr.
- Carola Giedion-Welcher, Jean Arp, New York, 1957, bronze version with stone base reproduced no. 61, p. 94.
- S. Polay, Hans Arp. Die Formensprache im plastischen Werk, Stuttgart 1978, bronze version with stone base reproduced no. 120, p. 85.


About

Hans (Jean) ARP

(1887-1966)