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Mid-Century Wood Sculpture of Cat with Human Face by Victor Colby

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Directory: Fine Art: Sculpture: Wood: Pre 1970: Item # 1299171

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Depicting a cat with human face, this mid-century modern wood sculpture by American artist Victor Colby, b. 1917 is signed by the artist and dated 1966. From the Estate of Mary Griggs Burke, this sculpture is from the Burke residence on Long Island, "Holly Pond". The residence where this cat sculpture was displayed is a modernist architectural masterpiece designed and was furnished by Boston architect Ben Thompson (see last photo) Because of the Boston connection, many of the contents were sold at Skinner Auction. Measures 16.5" high at tail, 13" long, 12" high at head.