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    Sale 12273

    Historical Design

    26 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 66

    FERDINAND PREISS 1882-1943

    'JAVELIN THROWER', CIRCA 1925

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    FERDINAND PREISS 1882-1943
    'JAVELIN THROWER', CIRCA 1925
    cold-painted bronze and ivory, onyx and marble base
    12 ½ in. (31.8 cm.) high
    Preiss and Kassler foundry mark


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    Literature

    A, Shayo, Ferdinand Preiss Art Deco Sculptor, Woodbridge, 2005, p. 142, another example illustrated.