19 - 20 June 2012
This lot is offered without a reserve
Emile-Antoine Bourdelle (French, 1861-1929)
Masque de Beethoven
with cypher, inscribed and numbered 'c BY. BOURDELLE VIII' (on the right side of the base); inscribed with foundry mark '-BUSATO-fond-PARIS-' (on the left side of the base)
bronze with brown and green patina
9½ x 5½ x 8 in. (24.1 x 13.9 x 20.3 cm.), excluding base
Acquired by the present owner, by 1966.
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