Lot: 390

Ferdinand Preiss
'Red Dancer', c. 1925

Ferdinand Preiss

H. 42 cm (with base). Bronze, cold painted, face, neck and hands made of carved ivory, partially painted. Plinth signed: F. Preiss (embossed). Composite base made of onyx and black slate.

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: 45,000 €

156C - Art Nouveau - Art Déco
09. June 2021 at 3:00 PM

Literature:

Shayo, Statuettes of the Art Deco period, Woodbridge 2016, p. 207.