• 20th Century Decorative Art &  auction at Christies

    Sale 5533

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    24 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 46

    CONSTANTIN HOLZER-DEFANTI (1881-1951); ROSENTHAL (EST. 1879)

    'TÄNZERIN TSCHAIKIUN' FIGURE, 1918-1927

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    CONSTANTIN HOLZER-DEFANTI (1881-1951); ROSENTHAL (EST. 1879)
    'TÄNZERIN TSCHAIKIUN' FIGURE, 1918-1927
    porcelain, moulded, hand-painted and highlited in gilt, impressed artist's name, printed factory marks and incised model number K534
    13 3/8 in. (34 cm.)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium, which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.


    Literature

    Victor Arwas, Art Deco Sculpture, 1992, p. 110 & 111, similar figure illustrated with contemporary photograph of the dancer 'Lo Hesse' in the ballet 'Tschaikiun'.