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Japanese Important Bronze "Bathing Beauty” Midcentury Sculptor Takashi
Japan an important large scale sculpture of a pensive, crouching female nude by midcentury sculptor Mine Takashi ??, (1914-2003) entitled "Bathing Beauty". Classic nude female midcentury pose complete with signed base "No 1." and artist's signature. Her back has a charming and subtle design of reeds or grasses. Original and separate marble topped wooden base with attached brass plaque is included. Excellent garden candidate. For your comparison, our photographs were taken inside and out of doors in natural light. Dimensions: Sculpture with marble top display base : 57 inches high and 17 inches wide and 17 inches deep. Sculpture only, 30 inches high and 17 inches wide Approximate Weight: 160 lbs Signed on base. Artist name and No 1. Sculptor Artisan: Mine Takashi (1913-2003) References: Hakone Open Air Museum "Primavera" 1972 (photo) Provenance: private Japanese collection Lifetime guarantee of authenticity: All of our Asian works of art come with our lifetime authenticity guarantee.
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- Date of Manufacture1960s-1970s
- Materials and TechniquesCastBronze
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
- DimensionsH 57 in. x W 17 in. x D 17 in.H 144.78 cm x W 43.18 cm x D 43.18 cm
- Seller LocationShelburne, VT
- Reference NumberLU1289215032372
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