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Lot 31Richard Stankiewicz
American, 1922-1983
Beach Sitter, 1958
Steel and found mixed metals
Height 36 inches (91.5 cm)

Zabriskie Gallery, New York
Purchased from the above in 1973 by the current owner

New York, Stable Gallery, Richard Stankiewicz, 1959

Hilton Kramer, Arts Yearbook No. 3 Paris/New York, 1959, Sculpture in the Scrapheap, article by Martica Sawin
Judy Collischan, Welded Sculpture of the Twentieth Century, 2000, Hudson Hills, cover illus., illus. p. 59

C Property of a Distinguished Collector

Sold for $28,125
Estimate $30,000-50,000

Work is assembled from found materials, and wear is commensurate with the piece. The white fabric wrapped wire connected to the reverse has deteriorated, with the white fabric shedding from the wire it covers.

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