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Robert Jacobsen: “Ami fidèle”, 1949. Unsigned. Iron. H. 75 cm.

Description

“Ami fidèle” (Faithful Friend), 1949. Unsigned. Iron. H. 75 cm. On a base of marble.

Literature: Hans Moestrup (ed): “Robert Jacobsen. Le Créateur dÉspace”, Copenhagen, 1984, ill. p. 22. Literature: “Robert Jacobsen. Werke aus 50 Jahren”, published by Museum Würth / Lothar Romain and C. Sylvia Weber, Jan Thorbecke Verlag, Sigmaringen, Germany, 1992, ill. in colours p. 52. Exhibited: “Robert Jacobsen Rétrospective”, Abbaye Saint-André, Meymac; Musée Matisse, Le-Cateau-Cambresis; Musée des Beaux-Arts Denys Puech, Rodez; Centre d'Art Contemporain, Saint-Priest and Musée des Beaux-Arts, Evreux, 1991–1992, ill. p. 41. Provenance: Collection Jean Dewasne, Paris. Provenance: Private collection, Paris.

Robert Jacobsen gave the sculpture to Jean Dewasne out of friendship during their collaboration of several months in Denmark in 1949, which explains the title of the work: “Ami fidèle”.

This lot is subject to Artist's Royalty.
Condition

Condition report on request. Please contact: modernart@bruun-rasmussen.dk

Auction

Paintings and sculptures, 4 December 2019

Category

Modern sculptures

Artist

Robert Jacobsen (b. Copenhagen 1912, d. Egtved 1993)

Estimate

125,000–150,000 kr.

Price realised

Not sold. Inquiry