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    Sale 1942

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    18 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 140

    Francois Pompon (1855-1933)

    'CORBEAU' A PATINATED BRONZE FIGURE OF A RAVEN, 1928

    Price Realised  

    Francois Pompon (1855-1933)
    'Corbeau' A Patinated Bronze Figure of a Raven, 1928
    15 in. (38 cm.) high, 19 in. (48.2 cm.) wide, 6½ in. (16.5 cm.) deep
    signed in the maquette Pompon and stamped with foundry mark Valsuani


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    cf. C. Chevillot, L. Colas and A. Pingeot, François Pompon 1855-1933, Paris, 1994, p. 64, pl. 24 and p. 200 for an example of this model.
    This model was also exhibited in the 1932 Salon d'Automne.

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN