Lot: 15

'Tennis Player', c. 1928

Preiss, Ferdinand

H. 25 cm (incl. base). Cold-painted bronze, head, arms and tennis racket of carved ivory, part painted, copper wire. Signed: Signet of Preiss & Kassler on the sole of the left shoe and base signed: F. Preiss (incised). Onyx base (2 colours).

Please note that due to US and Japanese law this item cannot be sold to any US state or territory and to Japan because it contains Material protected by the Washington conservation agreement such as ivory, rhino horn or rosewood etc.

Hammer Price: 22,000 €

141D - The Marie and David Cooper Collection of Fine Art Deco Sculptures
21. November 2018 at 6:00 PM


Shayo, Ferdinand Preiss, Woodbridge 2005, p. 141, p. 49, archive photo of the Preiss & Kassler booth at Leipzig sample fair, 1930; Catley, Art Deco and other figures, Woodbridge 1998, p. 270.