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    Sale 2062

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    16 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 236

    EDGAR BRANDT (1880-1960)

    A PATINATED WROUGHT-IRON SCULPTURE OF A TREE, CIRCA 1925

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    EDGAR BRANDT (1880-1960)
    A Patinated Wrought-Iron Sculpture of a Tree, circa 1925
    48½ in. (123.2 cm.) high, 23½ in. (59.7 cm.) wide


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    cf. J. Kahr, Edgar Brandt: Master of Art Deco Ironwork, New York, 1999, p. 174 for a wrought-iron tree of this design.

    Designed for the Cheney Brothers Silk Manufacturing Company's showroom at Madison Avenue, at 34th Street in New York to display fabrics.