MacDougall Auctions 28 November 2008

28 Nov 2008

Artist Index / Full Catalogue


The Girl with Puppets

60. LE FAGUAYS, PIERRE 1892-1962

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.
35,000-55,000


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.
† Indicates Standard VAT scheme applies, and the rate of 20% VAT will be charged on both hammer price and premium.