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PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION, SYDNEY

JACOB EPSTEIN
1880-1959

Rabindranath Tagore (1926)

Estimate $10,000 - $15,000

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PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION, SYDNEY

JACOB EPSTEIN

1880-1959
Rabindranath Tagore (1926)

bronze
signed 'EPSTEIN' verso
edition of 16
51.5 x 34 x 29 cm

  • Lot Sold $30,000 (Hammer Price)
  • $36,600 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Provenance

Private Collection, Sydney
Private Collection, Sydney, by descent from the above

Literature

Arnold Haskell, The Sculptor Speaks: Jacob Epstein to Arnold Haskell: A Series of Conversations on Art, William Heinemann, London, 1931, p. 185
L.B. Powell, Jacob Epstein, Chapman & Hall, London, 1932, (illustrated, another cast)
Jacob Epstein, Let There be Sculpture, Michael Joseph, London, 1940, pp. 111-112
Robert Black, The Art of Jacob Epstein, The World Publishing Company, New York and Cleveland, 1942, p. 236, cat. no. 125
Jacob Epstein, Epstein: An Autobiography, Hulton, London, 1955, p. 92 (illustrated, another cast)
Richard Buckle, Jacob Epstein, Sculptor, Faber & Faber, London, 1963, pp. 146-148 (illustrated, another cast)
Evelyn Silber, The Sculpture of Epstein, Phaidon, Oxford, 1986, cat. no. 172, p. 160 (illustrated, another cast)

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Australian & International Art
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E: Geoffrey Smith
  

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Ann Roberts

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Arts & Design
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E: Ann Roberts

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Specialist Consultant

Arts & Design
Adelaide
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Brett Ballard

Brett Ballard

Senior Specialist

Australian & International Art
Sydney
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E: Brett Ballard

Fiona Hayward

Fiona Hayward

Senior Specialist

Australian & International Art
Melbourne
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