Lot: 432


Pierrot with guitar, 1925

Alfred Gilbert

H. 22 cm, 31 x 15.5 cm (with base). Bronze, dark patina, cold-painted, head and hands made of carved ivory. Reverse inscribed: D 15 (embossed). Base signed: a. Gilbert (incised). Black slate 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: 1,800 €

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

Literature:

Exhibited at the Exposition des Art Décoratifs, Paris 1925. Catley, Art Deco and other figures, Woodbridge 1998, p. 154.