28 Nov 2008
The Girl with Puppets base engraved "Le Faguays"
Cold-painted, parcel-gilt bronze with patina, carved ivory and tinted on onyx base, 48 by 12 by 9 cm.
Provenance: Okroyan collection, UK.
Literature: B. Catley, Art Deco and Other Figures, Antique Collectors' Club, 2003, p. 195 illustrated.
Related literature: For a variation of this work see V. Arwas, Art Deco Sculpture: Chryselephantine Statuettes of the Twenties and Thirties, Academy Edition, London, 1975, p. 39.
Notes on symbols:
* Indicates 5% Import Duty Charge applies.
Ω Indicates 20% Import Duty Charge applies.
§ Indicates Artist's Resale Right applies.
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