Figure Three, 1982 signed and dated 'N. Oliveira 82' (on the base) bronze with unique patina an artist's proof aside from the edition of 7 41 1/2 x 30 5/8 x 22 1/4in (105.4 x 77.8 x 56.5cm)
Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in 1983
Exhibited: New York, Charles Cowles Gallery, Nathan Oliveira: New Sculptural Works, October 8-29, 1983
Literature: Nathan Oliveira: An Exhibition Survey 1957-1983. San Francisco: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1984 (another example illustrated, no. 51) Peter Selz, Nathan Oliveira, Berkeley, 2002, fig. 66 (another example illustrated, p. 93)
We are grateful to Joe Oliveira for confirming the authenticity of this work.