Jean Léon Fautrier - Petit Masque - image-1

Lot 335 D

Jean Léon Fautrier - Petit Masque

Auction 1090 - overview Cologne
31.05.2017, 18:00 - Modern Art
Estimate: 10.000 € - 15.000 €
Result: 12.400 € (incl. premium)

Jean Léon Fautrier

Petit Masque

Bronze mask Height 15.2 cm. Mounted on stepped, black marble base (10 x 7 x 7 cm) Signed 'fautrier' inside left edge and foundry mark "E. Godard Fond." and cast number right. Cast 6/9. - Mid-brown, partially lightened patina. - The base corners slightly bumped.

Catalogue Raisonné

Engelberts 12


We would like to thank Castor Seibel, Paris, Comité Fautrier, for kind additional information and advice.


Galerie Orangerie Reinz, Cologne (Art Basel, acquired there); Private collection, South Germany


Hamburg 1973 (Kunstverein), Jean Fautrier, cat. no. 111; Tokyo 1976 (Fuji Television Gallery), Jean Fautrier, cat. no. 9 with illus.; Cologne 1989 (Galerie Orangerie Reinz), Jean Fautrier, cat., full-page colour illus. p. 15