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67 Michele Oka Doner (1945; USA) Set of Eleven Sculptures ca 1970 Porcelain Larger Figure ht. 19.5, wd. 5, dp. 3.5 in Smaller Figure ht. 17.25, wd. 4.5, dp. 3 in. Smallest Segment ht. 4.5, wd. 4.75, dp. 2 in. Michele Oka Doner is best known today for her large bronze sculptures that she shows at Marlborough Gallery, New York and for her large scale installation pieces such as A Walk On the Beach, Miami 38

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International Airport, 1995. But in 1968 she was a ceramist having graduated from the University of Michigan the year before. Her career was quick out of the gate and attracted considerable attention even while she was a student. This is an exceptional opportunity to acquire a set of 11 works that are hard to find and highly sought-after. The assemblage is magnificent and show Oka Doner at her most seminal period. Reference: Nordness, Lee. Objects USA. New York: Viking Press, 1970. Ramljak, Susanne, Lapidus, Morris and Danto, Arthur C. Michele Oka Doner: Natural Seduction, New York: Hudson Hills Press, 2003. $80,000 - $100,000 BID LIVE ONLINE AT BIDSQUARE.COM

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