Malvina Hoffman (American, 1887-1966), Malvina Hoffman, Bacchanale Russe Bacchanale Russe height 40 5/8in
Lot 67
Malvina Hoffman (American, 1887-1966) Bacchanale Russe height 40 5/8in
Sold for US$ 48,800 inc. premium

Lot Details
(n/a) Malvina Hoffman (American, 1887-1966)
Bacchanale Russe
inscribed 'Malvina Hoffman 1917 and Roman Bronze Works N-Y-" (on base)
bronze with blackish green patina
height 40 5/8in

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Colonel Philipe Bunau-Varilla, Paris (circa 1918)
    Private Collection, Houston, TX
    Private Collection, Vermont

    EXHIBITED:
    Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, Pavlova!, January 31, 1979 - April 26, 1981 (ex catalogue)
    The Block Gallery, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, Pavlova!, March 12-April 4, 1982

    LITERATURE:
    Arsène Alexandre, Malvina Hoffman, Paris, 1930, pp.19,38,39, cat. no. 15, illus.
    Malvina Hoffman, A Sculptor's Odyssey, London, 1936, pp. 57-58
    Malvina Hoffman, Heads and Tales, New York, NY, 1937, pp.39, 56-59, 61
    Albert T. E. Gardner, American Sculpture: A Catalogue of the Collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Greenwich, CT, 1965, pp. 160-161
    B.G. Proske, Brookgreen Gardens Sculpture, Murrell's Inlet, SC, 1968 ed., pp. 208-209
    M.B. Hill, The Woman Sculptor: Malvina Hoffman and Her Contemporaries, New York, NY, 1984, p. 39
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