London, South Kensington
20 September 2000
'STELLA' A SILVERED BRONZE AND MARBLE FIGURE
CAST FROM A MODEL BY M. GUIRAUD-RIVIÈRE, 1920s
cast as a stylised female nude with turban, holding an alabaster ball in one hand, standing on a star, on circular black onyx base, engraved 'Guiraud-Rivière and 'Etling Paris' in the bronze
11 1/3in. (29cm.) high
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C.f. Bryan Catley, Art Deco and other Figures, Antique Collectors' Club, Suffolk, 1978, p.175.
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