DescriptionJacques Lipchitz (French, 1891-1973)
Study for Return of the Child, 1941
11-3/4 x 5 x 4-1/2 inches (29.8 x 12.7 x 11.4 cm)
Signed and numbered with thumbprint impression on base
Foundry mark 'Modern Art Fdry N.Y.' stamped along the base
Collection of Bernard and Rebecca Reis, New York;
Collection of Barbara Poe Levee, Los Angeles, California, by descent;
Private collection, Denver, Colorado, by descent.
H.H. Aranson, Jacques Lipchitz, Sketches in Bronze, New York, 1969, p. 159, no. 125 (another cast illustrated);
A.G. Wilkinson, The Sculpture of Jacques Lipchitz, A Catalogue Raisonné, The American Years 1941-1973, New York, 2000, vol. 2, p. 26, no. 346 (another cast illustrated).
This work is in very good condition, with no visible issues to note.
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