Auction 2018 - Sold

Lot 32

This lot was auctioned April 7th.

RC Gorman
1932-2005
Seated Woman
Bronze, cast number AP
11 inches high
FRAMED/BASE: 12 x 11 x 12 inches
ESTIMATE: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
Signed and dated 1977
Sold For: $ 3,803
Includes buyer's premium

Additional Details

RC Gorman was born on the Navajo Reservation in Chinle, Arizona and spent his early years in a hogan with his family. Despite the strength of his cultural heritage and the fact that he drew heavily on it, Gorman disliked the epithet “Indian” when it attached itself to his art. Influenced by Mexican masters like Rivera and Siqueiros, Gorman’s drawings, paintings, and bronzes of native women—his favorite subject—constructed out of long, flowing lines and bright colors make his style and work unmistakable.

Disclaimer

*The Condition Reports are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Scottsdale Art Auction. Scottsdale Art Auction strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. All lots offered are sold "AS IS". Please refer to item two in our terms and conditions for further information.
view all