Lot: 11


'Torch Dancer' c. 1928

Preiss, Ferdinand Preiss & Kassler, Berlin

H. 43 cm (incl. base). Cold-painted bronze, head, upper body, arms, legs and torches of carved ivory, part painted. Flames of synthetic red resin. Plinth signed: Signet of Preiss & Kassler. Base of onyx and black marble.

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: 42,000 €

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

Literature:

Shayo, Ferdinand Preiss, Woodbridge 2005, p. 165 and back cover; Catley, Art Deco and other figures, Woodbridge 1998, p. 281; Exhib. cat. Vom Jugendstil bis Art Déco, Elfenbeinmuseum Erbach, 1998, no. 53; Duncan, Art Deco Sculpture, London 2016, p. 207.