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Modern & Contemporary African Art Online / Lippy (Israel Isaac) Lipshitz (South African, 1903-1980) Sorrow (Kneeling Figure)

Lot 22
"Lippy"
(Israel Isaac) Lipshitz (South African, 1903-1980)
Sorrow (Kneeling Figure)
Ending from 17 August 2022, 12:00 BST
London, New Bond Street

£800 - £1,200

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"Lippy" (Israel Isaac) Lipshitz (South African, 1903-1980)

Sorrow (Kneeling Figure)
bronze, four casts
bronze: 13.3 x 15.4 x 16.6cm (5 1/4 x 6 1/16 x 6 9/16in)
including base: 21 x 15.4 x 16.6cm (8 1/4 x 6 1/16 x 6 9/16in).

Footnotes

Exhibited
Cape Town, Argus Gallery, February 1959, no. 13 (a bronze cast exhibited)
Cape Town, South African National Gallery, Lippy Lipshitz: retrospective exhibition, 1968, no. 82 (a bronze cast exhibited)

Literature
Bruce Arnott, Lippy Lipshitz: Biography and catalogue raisonné (Cape Town, 1969), no. 251, p. 138 (terracotta version illustrated, p. 139)

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