• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2845

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    23 - 24 March 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 374

    A BRONZE FIGURE OF A FENNEC FOX

    CAST BY SUSSE FROM THE MODEL BY EDOUARD MARCEL SANDOZ (SWISS, 1881-1971), EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    A BRONZE FIGURE OF A FENNEC FOX
    CAST BY SUSSE FROM THE MODEL BY EDOUARD MARCEL SANDOZ (SWISS, 1881-1971), EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The tail of the seated animal signed ES. Sandoz and inscribed Susse Frs Edts Paris and cire perdue and stamped with the Susse Freres Foundry seal
    19 cm. high x 20 cm. wide


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    Edouard-Marcel Sandoz (1881-1971) was a Swiss sculptor who worked in bronze, stone, and ceramics. He studied in Geneva and at the Academy in Paris. Sandoz was associated with the Art Nouveau and Art Deco movements, and his subject matter was mostly the human figure and animals.

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