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Carl Milles
(1875-1955)
Carl milles, "jona och valfisken" (= jonah and the whale).
Carl milles, "jona och valfisken" (= jonah and the whale).
Carl milles, "jona och valfisken" (= jonah and the whale).
Carl milles, "jona och valfisken" (= jonah and the whale).
Carl milles, "jona och valfisken" (= jonah and the whale).
Carl milles, "jona och valfisken" (= jonah and the whale).

"Jona och valfisken" (= Jonah and the whale)

Signed C. Milles. Foundry mark L.R.20 cire perdue. Bronze, green patina. Height 38.5 cm (including black stonebase 51.5 cm).

Droit de suite: Yes
Estimate: 

60 000 - 80 000 SEK

6 615 - 8 820 EUR

Hammer price: 
115 000 SEK
Literature

Henrik Cornell, "Carl Milles - Hans verk", SAK, 1963, Stockholm. The motif described and compare ill. at p. 91 (the fountain version).
Henrik Cornell, "Milles skönhetsvärld", 1957, compare ill. pl. 26.
Erik Näslund, "Carl Milles - en biografi", 1991, mthe motif described and compare ill. at p. 248 (the fountain version).

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"Jonafontänen" was executed in 1932 in Cranbrook. The motif is also exhibited in Eskilstuna and at Millesgården, both in Sweden.

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Lisa Gartz
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Lisa Gartz
Specialist Sculpture and Old Masters
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