Lot: 389

Ferdinand Preiss (pres.)
Pilot, c. 1930

Ferdinand Preiss (prrobably) Preiss & Kassler, Berlin

H. 26.3 cm (with base). Bronze, dark patina, face and one hand made of carved ivory. Plinth signed: Signet PK for Preiss & Kassler, Berlin. Black-gray marble base.

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. 

Hammer Price: 4,500 €

159C - Art Nouveau - Art Deco Part II
17. November 2021 at 3:00 PM

Literature:

Shayo, Statuettes of the Art Deco period, Woodbridge 2016, p. 242 ('Unsigned').