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"Taurus" by J. W. Kaufman

US$2,700

About

A vigorously modeled figure of a bull (somewhat reminiscent of Picasso's sculpture in the late 1940s and 1950s) by my late father -- who in addition to being an animalier, was a surgeon, and thus very good at making things by hand. From the edition of fifteen.

Details

  • Creator
    J. W. Kaufman (Artist),
  • Dimensions
    Height: 12.25 in. (31.12 cm)Width: 12 in. (30.48 cm)Depth: 5 in. (12.7 cm)
  • Style
    Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    2007
  • Condition
    new condition.
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: 0812018091357

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    US$110 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Los Angeles, CA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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