20th/21st Century Art

April 2328, 2022
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LOT 103

Lot 103

Mirko Basadella (1910-1983)

Mirko Basadella (1910-1983)
Lot 103 Details
Mirko Basadella (1910-1983), Italian


Bronze with green patination; signed "Mirko" with incised signature to the side of the base, titled in the Beaverbrook Art Gallery inventory.
12.75 ins x 4 ins x 4.75 ins; 32.4 cms x 10.2 cms x 12.1 cms

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $960
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Mirko Basadella (1910-1983)
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Acquired directly from the artist and entered in the Dominion Gallery inventory in 1961;
Dominion Gallery, Montreal stamped to the label underside, Inventory No. B3084;
From whom purchased by sold to Mrs. A. Murray Vaughan on October 24, 1964;
Gift of David H.M. Vaughan and Lucinda Flemer, Executors of the Estate of the Late L. Marguerite Vaughan, 1991;
To the Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, NB, Accession No. 1991.35.S;
Deaccessioned to benefit art purchases at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery


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LOT 103

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  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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