Lot 199 (MODERN BRITISH ART, 12th April 2016)
*Robert Adams (1917-1984)
'SLIM BRONZE NO. 1 OPUS 330'
Polished bronze, impressed 'A71 6/6'
Provenance: With Gimpel Fils Ltd., 1972;
Collection of the late Mrs C Simmons.
(Sold with Gimpel Fils Ltd. receipt).
A designer and also, widely regarded as one of the foremost sculptors of his generation, Adams has been described as 'the neglected genius of post-war British sculpture'.
*Artist's Resale Right may apply to this lot.
Sold for £6,000
Bronze has a streaky finish to the surface.
Top corner rough to touch.
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