Lot: 374

'Diana', c. 1928

H. 27 cm (incl. base). Cold painted bronze, head, upper body, arms and legs of carved ivory, partially coloured. Brass rods, patinated. Base signed: F. Preiss (engraved). Base of onyx (2 colours) 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.

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Hammer Price: 34,000 €

150B - Art Nouveau - Art Deco
26. May 2020 at 3:00 PM CEST


Shayo, Ferdinand Preiss, Woodbridge 2005, p. 105, p. 49, archive photo of the Preiss & Kassler booth at Leipzig sample fair, 1930; Catley, Art Deco and other figures, Woodbridge 1998, S. 270 ('The Archer'); Duncan, Art Deco Sculpture, London 2016, p. 206.