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    Sale 2100

    An Important Private Collection of French Bronze and Ivory Figures

    13 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 15

    CLAIRE-JEANNE-ROBERTE COLINET (1880-1950)

    'THEBAN DANCER' A GILT AND COLD-PAINTED BRONZE AND IVORY FIGURE, 1920S**

    Price Realised  

    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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