November 17, 2021 11:00 EST

Modern and Contemporary Art

 
  Lot 59
 

59

François-Xavier Lalanne (French, 1927-2008)
Éléphant

Signed FxL on left rear leg; also numbered 1/8, dated 84 and with Bocquel/Fondeur foundry mark on right rear leg. Bronze with dark brown patina.

height: 10 1/2 in. (26.7cm)
width: 16 in. (40.6cm)
depth: 4 in. (10.2cm)

Provenance

Property from the family of a Prominent Washington, D.C. Real Estate Developer.

Sold for $264,600
Estimated at $40,000 - $60,000


 

Signed FxL on left rear leg; also numbered 1/8, dated 84 and with Bocquel/Fondeur foundry mark on right rear leg. Bronze with dark brown patina.

height: 10 1/2 in. (26.7cm)
width: 16 in. (40.6cm)
depth: 4 in. (10.2cm)

Provenance

Property from the family of a Prominent Washington, D.C. Real Estate Developer.

Literature

Robert Rosenblum, Les Lalanne, Geneva: Skira, 1991, pp. 127-128 (model illustrated).

Daniel Abadie, Lalanne(s), Paris: Flammarion, 2008, p. 328 (model illustrated).


Note

Please see lot 55 for more information about this artist.

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