Post Modernist Nude Bronze Torso Sculpture by George Foster, SSC For Sale
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Post Modernist Nude Bronze Torso Sculpture by George Foster, SSC

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A finely proportioned 3/4 length nude bronze torso, exhibiting a fine reddish / brown patina overall, supported on it's detachable base. Signed on the base with the artist’s initials. George Foster is a member of the Sculptors Society of Canada (SSC) and exhibited at several prestigious international venues including the Smithsonian in Washington DC, The Canadian National Museum in Ottawa and The Musee des Beaux-Arts in Montreal. Among his many commissions was the casting of the ‘Nellie’ - the annual ACTRA Awards trophy. This is one of only two castings of this model made by the artist and was purchased directly by the previous owner who was a prominent Canadian parliamentary figure in the 1980s. (Provenance given at point of sale). International clients are tax exempt on goods when shipped out of country. Ontario residents are subject to 13% HST on goods & services purchased. Canadian residents living outside of the Province of Ontario are subject to 5% GST and/or HST on goods purchased (as it applies to their province).

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1980
  • Period
    1980-1989
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Good
  • Dimensions
    H 32.5 in. x W 18 in. x D 10 in.H 82.55 cm x W 45.72 cm x D 25.4 cm
  • Seller Location
    Ottawa, CA
  • Seller Reference Number
    dart-007
  • Reference Number
    LU272837630043
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