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    Willem de Kooning (American, 1904-1997)
    Untitled #10, 1969
    Bronze with brown patina
    8-1/2 x 2-1/4 x 1-1/2 inches (21.6 x 5.7 x 3.8 cm)
    Ed. 3/6
    Incised with initals and numbered on the reverse: W de K. 3/6

    PROVENANCE:
    Estate of the artist, New York;
    Matthew Marks Gallery, New York.

    EXHIBITED:
    Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, "An Exhibition by de Kooning Introducing His Sculpture and New Paintings," October-November 1972;
    Minneapolis, Walker Art Center; Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada; Washington, D.C., The Phillips Collection; Buffalo, Albright-Knox Gallery; Houston, The Museum of Fine Arts; St. Louis, Washington University Gallery of Art, "de Kooning: Drawings/Sculpture," March 1974-June 1975;
    Edinburgh, Fruit Market Gallery; London, Serpentine Gallery, "The Sculptures of de Kooning with Related Paintings, Drawings & Lithographs," October 1977-January 1978;
    Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, "Willem de Kooning/Pittsburgh International Series," October-January 1980;
    Xavier Fourcade, Inc., New York, "Willem de Kooning: The Complete Sculpture, 1969-1981," May-June 1983;
    Josef-Haubrich-Kunsthalle, Cologne, "Willem de Kooning: Skulpturen," Sepcember-October 1983;
    New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Berlin, Akademie der Künste; Paris, Musee National d'Art Moderne, Centres de Georges Pompidou, "Willem de Kooning: Drawings, Paintings, Sculpture," December 1983-September 1984;
    Das Mönchehaus Museum, Goslar, "Exhibition on the occasion of the presentation of Kaiserring to Willem de Kooning," September-October 1984;
    Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, "Willem de Kooning Sculpture," May-June 1996.

    LITERATURE:
    Sidney Janis Gallery, An Exhibition by de Kooning Introducing His Sculpture and New Paintings, New York, 1972, n.p., no. 39 (another cast illustrated);
    Minneapolis, Walker Art Center; Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada; Washington, D.C., The Phillips Collection; Buffalo, Albright-Knox Gallery; Houston, The Museum of Fine Arts; St. Louis, Washington University Gallery of Art, de Kooning: Drawings/Sculpture, 1975, n.p., no. 136 (another cast illustrated);
    Edinburgh, Fruit Market Gallery; London, Serpentine Gallery, The Sculptures of de Kooning with Related Paintings, Drawings & Lithographs, 1978, n.p., no. 10 (another cast illustrated);
    Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Willem de Kooning/Pittsburgh International Series, Pittsburgh, 1980;
    Xavier Fourcade, Inc., Willem de Kooning: The Complete Sculpture, 1969-1981, New York, 1983;
    Josef-Haubrich-Kunsthalle, Willem de Kooning: Skulpturen, Cologne, 1983, pp. 52-53 and 122, no. 10 (another cast illustrated);
    New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Berlin, Akademie der Künste; Paris, Musee National d'Art Moderne, Centres de Georges Pompidou, Willem de Kooning: Drawings, Paintings, Sculpture, December 1983-September 1984, p. 252, no. 266 (another cast illustrated);
    Das Mönchehaus Museum, Exhibition on the occasion of the presentation of Kaiserring to Willem de Kooning, Goslar, 1984;
    Matthew Marks Gallery, Willem de Kooning Sculpture, New York, 1996, p. 54, no. 10 (another cast illustrated).


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