International Art Auction

June 18, 2014

LOT 96
Jacob Epstein (1921-2003)
  • Jacob Epstein (1921-2003)
  • Jacob Epstein (1921-2003)
  • Jacob Epstein (1921-2003)

96

Jacob Epstein (1921-2003), Polish/Israeli

A GIRL WITH AN APPLE, 1997

Bronze with green patination; signed.
Number 2 from the edition of 4 castings. Accompanied by the certificate of authenticity and two books: “Jacob Epstein Sculptures” and “Jacob Epstein Theory of Observation”
19.5" x 3.5" x 9.1" — 49.5 x 9 x 23 cm.

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $3,198
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Literature:

The two monographs accompanying this lot include:

Bella Carmely and Rachel Epstein Ben Tov, “Jacob Epstein Sculptures,” “Nativ Bahomer” Association, a bronze from this edition illustrated in colour; and
Dr. Dorit Kedar, “Jacob Epstein/Theory of Observation”

Provenance:

Family of the artist, Bat-Yam, Israel