June 6, 2021 14:00 EST

American Art and Pennsylvania Impressionists

 
  Lot 42
 

42

Boris Lovet-Lorski (American, 1894–1973)
Diana

Signed ‘BORIS-LOVET-LORSKI-’ on the base; also with 'GRANDHOMME-ANDRO/Fondeurs. Paris.’ foundry mark on the base verso, bronze with brown patina
Height (with base): 30 1/2 in. (77.5cm)
Height (without base): 26 in. (66cm)
Executed in 1927-1929.

Provenance

Lillian Nassau, New York, New York.
Acquired directly from the above in 1965.
Private Collection.
Sotheby’s, New York, sale of 23 May 2007, lot 120.
Acquired directly from the above sale.
Private Collection, New York.

Sold for $59,850
Estimated at $60,000 - $100,000


 

Signed ‘BORIS-LOVET-LORSKI-’ on the base; also with 'GRANDHOMME-ANDRO/Fondeurs. Paris.’ foundry mark on the base verso, bronze with brown patina
Height (with base): 30 1/2 in. (77.5cm)
Height (without base): 26 in. (66cm)
Executed in 1927-1929.

Provenance

Lillian Nassau, New York, New York.
Acquired directly from the above in 1965.
Private Collection.
Sotheby’s, New York, sale of 23 May 2007, lot 120.
Acquired directly from the above sale.
Private Collection, New York.

Literature

Merle Armitage, Sculpture of Boris Lovet-Lorski, New York, 1937, pp. 50-51 (another example illustrated).
Martin H. Bush, Boris Lovet-Lorski: The Language of Time, The School of Art, Syracuse University, Syracuse, 1967 (another example illustrated, in brass).

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