Lot: 454


'The Fountain', c. 1920

Ferdinand Preiss

H. 17.8 cm, 21 x 13.2 cm. Bronze with dark patina, the figure of the woman made of carved ivory. Signed on the reverse: F. Preiss (embossed). This lot contains  materials protected by the Washington conservation agreement such as ivory, rhino horn, rosewood etc. Many countries have changed their import / export laws regarding these materials in recent years. Thus, Quittenbaum needs to ask any potential Buyer to check with their own government regarding any importation requirements prior to placing a bid. 

Award: 16,000 €

153C - Art Nouveau - Art Deco
18. November 2020 at 3:00 PM

Literature:
Shayo, Ferdinand Preiss, Woodbridge 2005, p. 119.