1 May 1997
A patinated bronze group
Cast after the model by Guigner, 1920s
Two semi-nude kneeling women with patterned drapes, supporting a large bronze and marble dish, the underside patinated with floral panels
21½in. (54cm.) high
Marble base engraved Guigner, foundry mark Eug. Blot Paris
The Collection of Elton John, Sotheby's London, 7 September 1988, Lot 850.
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Cf: Victor Arwas, Art Deco Sculpture, London, 1992, p. 105.
Please note the estimate on this Lot should read ¨9,000-12,000 and not ¨3,000-4,000 as stated in the catalogue.
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