Marmorgruppen (study for the sculpture "Marble Group") by Richardt Axel Poulsen

Marmorgruppen (study for the sculpture Marble Group) by Richardt Axel Poulsen

Marmorgruppen (study for the sculpture "Marble Group")

Richardt Axel Poulsen

Title

Marmorgruppen (study for the sculpture "Marble Group")

 
Artist
Year
1929  
Technique
conte crayon drawing 
Image Size
8 5/8 x 6 
Signature
in conte crayon right edge 
Edition Size
1 of 1 unique 
Annotations
date lr 
Reference
 
Paper
Cream laid w/ partial watermark 
State
 
Publisher
 
Inventory ID
2319 
Price
$400.00 
Description
This is a probably a study for Danish sculptor Axel Poulsen's Carrara marble sculpture "Marmorgruppen" (Marble Group) which sold at auction in Copenhagen in 2000. The sculpture measured 27-1/2 x 57-1/8 x 27 1/2 inches. It can be viewed on-line at: http://www.artnet.com/artists/LotDetailPage.aspx?lot_id=D094DCBBE2B6828C See our biography on the artist for more information. The drawing is from the collection of Danish critic and author Georg Bröchner, who wrote for the British art magazine "The Studio" in the early 20th century.