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'DREAMING', A BRONZE, IVORY AND ONYX CLOCK**
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'DREAMING', A BRONZE, IVORY AND ONYX CLOCK**

CAST AND CARVED FROM A MODEL BY FERDINAND PREISS, CIRCA 1925

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'DREAMING', A BRONZE, IVORY AND ONYX CLOCK**
Cast and carved from a model by Ferdinand Preiss, circa 1925
9¾in. (24.9cm.) high
base engraved F. Preiss
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Notice Regarding the Sale of Material from Endangered Species. Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country

Lot Essay

cf. Victor Arwas, op. cit., p. 164, dreaming figure on domed base. See also: Bryan Catley, op. cit., p. 274, another example of the figure.
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