Sale: 383 / Modern Art, Oct. 28. 2011 in Munich Lot 632

 
Gerhard Marcks - Hockender Kranich


 
632
Gerhard Marcks
Hockender Kranich, 1954.
Bronze
Estimate:
€ 2,500 / $ 2,900
Sold:
€ 3,563 / $ 4.133

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Bronze with gold brown patina
Rudloff 618. With artist's signet and number 9/12 to belly. 14,5 x 21,5 x 6 cm (5,7 x 8,4 x 2,3 in)
Marcks on and of depicted cranes in his works. In 1932 he made two small crane figures in 1937 a gypsum model and drawings for a (unexecuted) crane fountain. Marcks modelled the squatting crane for the first time in 1942, in an even more naturalistic manner than this one from 1954. [CB].

632
Gerhard Marcks
Hockender Kranich, 1954.
Bronze
Estimate:
€ 2,500 / $ 2,900
Sold:
€ 3,563 / $ 4.133

(incl. 25% surcharge)