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Can you indicate which is the sculpture which gained the record of sale all confused times?
08-03-2005, 08:48 AM
Constantin Brancusi's "Bird in Space" (http://www.sculpture.net/community/showthread.php?t=1531) shattered the record for a sculpture at auction when it soared to an astonishing $27,450,000 at Christie's sale of Impressionist and modern art.
08-03-2005, 09:40 AM
Hi, I sold a piece for more than that yesterday, or was that $274.50?
Have a nice day,
08-03-2005, 09:49 AM
Yeah, Jeff, but the best thing is, you get to spend your money and Brancusi is dead. ;)
08-03-2005, 09:54 AM
Brancusi is dead???????????????????
08-03-2005, 10:07 AM
The spirit of Constantine (http://www.asds.org/AH2002/bill/MyPage.htm) Brancusi (http://www.dntis.ro/romania/mr/romanian_images/sculptors/brancusi/) lives on in his beautiful sculptures.
I didn't know he was sick.
08-03-2005, 12:16 PM
The spirit of Constantine Brancusi lives on in his beautiful sculptures.
Yep, and the income from his beautiful sculptures lives on in the wallets of art collectors, galleries and museums. But then, if it didn't, most people would be saying "Constantine Bran..who's he?" Come to think of it, most people probably are.
08-03-2005, 12:38 PM
To know more better brancusi, search the trial Brancusi vs USA. he win a proces agains USA for his "Bird in Space", original name of this sculpture is "Cocos sarutand cerul".
08-03-2005, 10:14 PM
I was making a joke, Romanelli. I know very well who Constantine Brancusi was and have for over thirty years or more. ;)
08-06-2005, 01:10 AM
"Create like a God, command like a king, work like a slave." - Brancusi
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