• 20th Century Decorative Art &  auction at Christies

    Sale 7838

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    21 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 58

    CLAIRE-JEANNE-ROBERTE COLINET (1880-1950)

    DANCER OF THE DAGGERS, CIRCA 1920

    Price Realised  

    CLAIRE-JEANNE-ROBERTE COLINET (1880-1950)
    DANCER OF THE DAGGERS, CIRCA 1920
    gilt and patinated bronze, ivory, on an onyx plinth
    19¼ in. (49 cm.) high
    signed Cl.J.R. Colinet and stamped 36


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    Literature

    B. Catley, Art Deco and Other Figures, Suffolk, 1978, p. 120 (design illustrated)