13 June 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 35,000
Estimate USD 35,000 - USD 55,000
CLAIRE-JEANNE-ROBERTE COLINET (1880-1950)
'Theban Dancer' A Gilt and Cold-Painted Bronze and Ivory Figure, 1920s**
on stepped marble base incorporating gilt-bronze panel, edited by Les Neveux de J. Lehmann
10¼ in. (26 cm.) high
base marked Cl JR Colinet, base inset underneath with metal plaque LN Paris JL
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V. Arwas, Art Deco Sculpture, London, 1992, p. 78.
B. Catley, Art Deco and other figures, Antique Collector's Club, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 1978, p. 115.
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