Ossip Zadkine (French/Russian, 1890-1967)
Arlequin Hurlant, 1956; Verdigris bronze; Signed and dated with Susse Fondeur, Paris foundry mark; 79" tall; Provenance: Sotheby’s, New York, March 19-20, 1979 (sale 4225), lot 239; Private Collection, Florida
Sale Price: $137,500
Estimate: $60,000 - $90,000
The sculpture's original verdigris patina is in good condition. Additional oxidation has occurred naturally due to being located outside in Florida. Two drill holes on front base may have held a plaque. Moss colored patina in isolated areas can be cleaned off.