This item has been offered in a past event and was sold to the highest bidder for $8,500.00. However, due to the confirmation or partial settlement, the sale was cancelled and is now being re-offered at this event.
Scroll down to view full description
Alvar Sunol Sculpture Los Cuatro Elementos de la Naturaleza
Alvar's Los Cuatro Elementos de la Naturaleza (Four Elements of Nature) bronze sculpture measures 17 inches high and 10 inches wide. Item is in excellent condition and has only been displayed in a gallery setting. Edition size 45. Alvar Sunol Munoz-Ramos was born on January 29, 1935 in Montgat, a Catalan fishing village on the Mediterranean coast near Barcelona. He started painting at age twelve and at age seventeen was accepted at the Escuela Superior de Bellas Artes de San Jorge, the prestigious fine art school in Barcelona. He has enjoyed a long and distinguished career. Perhaps one of the most prestigious honors Alvar received was in 2006 when Restaura, a Spanish real estate company, asked Alvar to create a sculpture to honor the famous Spanish Cellist and composer Pablo Casals (1876-1973). In early 2008 the sculpture was placed on a street in the Boulogne Billancourt area of Paris that after a major renovation has also been renamed for Pablo Casals. Alvar has been honored by multiple museums in America and Spain and has held three retrospectives of his work. No matter which medium the multifaceted contemporary artist employs, he speaks from his soul about what is important to him: peace, family, love, beauty, nature, art, music, and humanity.
ART TITLE: Los Cuatro Elementos de la Naturaleza
CERTIFIED: This item comes with a third party certification of authenticity guaranteeing the description of the item.
DESCRIPTION NOTE: This item has been offered in a past event and was sold to the highest bidder for $8,500.00. However, due to the confirmation or partial settlement, the sale was cancelled and is now being re-offered at this event.
A shipping fee is disclosed for each lot and includes shipping, handling and insurance coverage for each piece. Generally, merchandise will ship separately and cannot be combined with other orders.
We do not ship to P.O. Boxes
Please carefully review our shipping and return policy before committing to a bid.
Shipping is only available within the U.S. and Canada. Applicable sales tax may apply. Shipments to Hawaii, Alaska, Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, American Virgin islands, and Canada will warrant additional shipping charges. Canadian shipments- winning bidder is responsible for any applicable taxes/duties.
Orders are submitted to the shipping department upon payment, and items will ship within 5-10 business days of payment, unless otherwise noted.
When you place a bid, you are entering a binding contract. However, if you place a bid and would like to retract that bid, we will retract that bid up to 24 hours before the auction closes. This is for 1 bid only. You must contact us 24 hours prior to the auction close and there will be no legal consequences. For auctions lasting 48 hours or less, this does not apply. It is recommended that bidders research an item before placing a bid.
Retail tag values, insurance and appraisal values, auction values, or any other indication of values on any auction merchandise are not guaranteed by our auction company. Winning bid determines the market value of the item. Please bid accordingly.