International Art

September 1924, 2020
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LOT 559

Lot 559

Oscar Nemon (1906-1985)

Oscar Nemon (1906-1985)
Lot 559 Details
Oscar Nemon (1906-1985), Croatian/British


Bronze with a green patina; signed "Nemon" and numbered “No. 5” in the cast to the bottom edge at the back
height 24.5 in — 62.2 cm

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $28,800
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Oscar Nemon (1906-1985)
  • Oscar Nemon (1906-1985)
  • Oscar Nemon (1906-1985)
  • Oscar Nemon (1906-1985)
  • Oscar Nemon (1906-1985)

Private Collection, Toronto


A similar model in plaster of Sir Winston Churchill of the almost the same size, measuring 24 3/4 inches high, including the base, sold at Bonhams, London on Wednesday, May 30, 2012, Lot 105 for $10,677 USD


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LOT 559

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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