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Statue Inspired Luc Tuymans to Create His Famous Painting "Sculpture"


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Art Deco Goldscheider statue of an African warrior. This statue inspired the artist (painter) Luc Tuymans to create his famous work (painting) ; Sculpture in 2000. Sold in 2005 by Christie's for 1,472,000 USD. One of the many record-breaking properties was Luc Tuymans' 2000 painting of a sculpture of an African warrior, which sold in spirited bidding for $1,472,000, more than double its $700,000 presale high estimate.
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 74.81 in (190 cm)Diameter: 25.2 in (64 cm)
  • Style:
    Art Deco (In the Style Of)
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  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Two fingers should be restored.
  • Seller Location:
    Antwerp, BE
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU9504880039

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