Fernando Botero (Colombian, born 1932) Adam and Eve, 2003each signed, numbered '3/3' and with the 'Fonderia Mariani Pietrasanta Italy' stamp (to the base)bronzeAdam 120cm  wide x 96cm deep x 337cm high (47 1/4in wide x 37 13/16in deep x 141 5/16in high) Eve 120cm wide x 90cm deep x 359cm high (47 1/4in wide x 35 7/16in deep x 141 5/16in high) This work was conceived in 2003, and is number 3 from an edition of 3.

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Lot 374
Fernando Botero
(Colombian, born 1932)
Adam and Eve, 2003
each signed, numbered '3/3' and with the 'Fonderia Mariani Pietrasanta Italy' stamp (to the base)
bronze
Adam 120cm wide x 96cm deep x 337cm high (47 1/4in wide x 37 13/16in deep x 141 5/16in high)
Eve 120cm wide x 90cm deep x 359cm high (47 1/4in wide x 35 7/16in deep x 141 5/16in high)

This work was conceived in 2003, and is number 3 from an edition of 3.

Sold for £ 2,048,750 (US$ 2,543,361) inc. premium
Fernando Botero (Colombian, born 1932)
Adam and Eve, 2003
each signed, numbered '3/3' and with the 'Fonderia Mariani Pietrasanta Italy' stamp (to the base)
bronze
Adam 120cm wide x 96cm deep x 337cm high (47 1/4in wide x 37 13/16in deep x 141 5/16in high)
Eve 120cm wide x 90cm deep x 359cm high (47 1/4in wide x 35 7/16in deep x 141 5/16in high)

This work was conceived in 2003, and is number 3 from an edition of 3.

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Marlborough Monaco, Monaco, 2004

Saleroom notices

  • This lot is sold strictly as viewed and as well as subject to our standard Terms and Conditions (printed in the catalogue) the successful bidder will be required to make arrangements to: i) Pay for the lot by no later than 4:30pm on 28th March 2018 ii) To de-install the lot at their cost and risk, and remove it from Bishopsgate House by no later than 13th April 2018. Please note that Bonhams has obtained two preliminary estimates from specialist art handlers for the costs of deinstalling the above lot from the house. Please contact the department should you require more information.
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Fernando Botero (Colombian, born 1932) Adam and Eve, 2003each signed, numbered '3/3' and with the 'Fonderia Mariani Pietrasanta Italy' stamp (to the base)bronzeAdam 120cm  wide x 96cm deep x 337cm high (47 1/4in wide x 37 13/16in deep x 141 5/16in high) Eve 120cm wide x 90cm deep x 359cm high (47 1/4in wide x 35 7/16in deep x 141 5/16in high) This work was conceived in 2003, and is number 3 from an edition of 3.
Fernando Botero (Colombian, born 1932) Adam and Eve, 2003each signed, numbered '3/3' and with the 'Fonderia Mariani Pietrasanta Italy' stamp (to the base)bronzeAdam 120cm  wide x 96cm deep x 337cm high (47 1/4in wide x 37 13/16in deep x 141 5/16in high) Eve 120cm wide x 90cm deep x 359cm high (47 1/4in wide x 35 7/16in deep x 141 5/16in high) This work was conceived in 2003, and is number 3 from an edition of 3.
Fernando Botero (Colombian, born 1932) Adam and Eve, 2003each signed, numbered '3/3' and with the 'Fonderia Mariani Pietrasanta Italy' stamp (to the base)bronzeAdam 120cm  wide x 96cm deep x 337cm high (47 1/4in wide x 37 13/16in deep x 141 5/16in high) Eve 120cm wide x 90cm deep x 359cm high (47 1/4in wide x 35 7/16in deep x 141 5/16in high) This work was conceived in 2003, and is number 3 from an edition of 3.
Fernando Botero (Colombian, born 1932) Adam and Eve, 2003each signed, numbered '3/3' and with the 'Fonderia Mariani Pietrasanta Italy' stamp (to the base)bronzeAdam 120cm  wide x 96cm deep x 337cm high (47 1/4in wide x 37 13/16in deep x 141 5/16in high) Eve 120cm wide x 90cm deep x 359cm high (47 1/4in wide x 35 7/16in deep x 141 5/16in high) This work was conceived in 2003, and is number 3 from an edition of 3.
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