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    Sale 7578

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    30 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 52

    FERDINAND PREISS

    THE ARCHER, CIRCA 1925

    Price Realised  

    FERDINAND PREISS
    THE ARCHER, CIRCA 1925
    cold painted bronze and ivory, on onyx plinth
    18½ in. (47 cm.) high


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    Literature

    Victor Arwas, Art Deco Sculpture, London, 1992, pp. 188 (design illustrated);
    Bryan Catley, Art Deco and Other Figures, Suffolk, 1978, p. 270 (design illustrated);
    Alberto Shayo, Ferdinand Preiss, Art Deco Sculptor, The Fire and the Flame, Suffolk, p. 105 (design illustrated).