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    Sale 2771

    The Sculpture Sale

    21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 1086

    Auguste Falise (Dutch, 1875-1936)

    Javanese boy

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Auguste Falise (Dutch, 1875-1936)
    Javanese boy
    signed Aug Falise
    bronze with a brown patina
    24 cm. high
    Conceived at an unknown date in an unknown edition


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    The same model was produced in glazed ceramic by pottery factory Voorheen Amstelhoek in Amsterdam between 1907 and 1910. See for comparison exhibition catalogue Leven in een verzameling. Toegepaste kunst 1890-1940 uit de collectie Meentwijck, Singer Museum, Laren, 2000, p. 157, no. 180.

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    Provenance

    Kunsthandel Frans Leidelmeijer, Amsterdam