Vintage Modernist Metal Wall Sculpture w Maquette Joseph Burlini Chicago


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Joseph A. Burlini (American b. 1937) Vintage Modernist mixed metal wall sculpture commissioned in 1985 for a Highland Park estate. Comes with a miniature version maquette with the slight variation of having 3 rods instead of 4. Made with brushed stainless steel panels divided by a grouping of brass rods all floating above a black steel base. Signed “Joseph A. Burlini” and dated 1985 at bottom of top right panel. Measures 70 inches height by 31 inches width by about 3 inches depth. Weight is approximately 150 pounds. Comes with original maquette framed in plexi frame signed lower right and pencil dated 1985. Maquette measures 10.25" x 8.25". Condition: excellent vintage condition.

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