Alexis Preller (South African, 1911-1975) Victory Kouros 179 x 148 cm. (70½ x 58¼ in.)
Lot 201*
Alexis Preller (South African, 1911-1975) Victory Kouros 179 x 148 cm. (70½ x 58¼ in.)
Sold for £21,600 (US$ 36,268) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Alexis Preller (South African, 1911-1975)
Victory Kouros
signed 'Preller' and dated '69' (upper centre)
twelve moulded and painted fibreglass components mounted on perspex
179 x 148 cm. (70½ x 58¼ in.)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Sotheby's Johannesburg, 6 May 1996, lot 247;
    A private collection.

    Exhibited:
    Pretoria, the Pretoria Art Museum, Alexis Preller Retrospective, 24 October - 26 November 1972, cat. no. 165.

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  • Following the sale, this item will be removed to our warehouse. Please contact the department to arrange collection.
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