Charles Despiau (1874-1946)
Madame Stone, oreilles découvertes
signed and stamped with foundry mark 'C Despiau C. VALSUANI CIRE PERDUE' (on the back)
bronze with dark brown patina
Height: 15 in. (38.1 cm.)
Joseph Brummer, New York.
A. Conger Goodyear, Buffalo, New York.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 7 April 2000, lot S49.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Dr. Alain Kotlar has confirmed the authenticity of this sculpture.