Ferdinand Preiss  'Powder Puff' a stunning Art Deco cold-painted bronze and carved ivory Figural Clock, circa 1925
Lot 158Y
Ferdinand Preiss 'Powder Puff' a rare Art Deco cold-painted bronze and carved ivory Figural Clock, circa 1925
Sold for £18,000 (US$ 29,051) inc. premium

Lot Details
Ferdinand Preiss
'Powder Puff' a rare Art Deco cold-painted bronze and carved ivory Figural Clock, circa 1925
modelled as a seated woman in stylish dress holding on powder puff in one hand a hand mirror in the other, the marble base mounted with art deco triangular clock
31.5cm high, signed to base

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    A. Shayo Ferdinand Preiss, Art Deco Sculptor, The Fire and The Flame Antique Collectors Club, 2005, pg. 182.

    V. Arwas Art Deco Sculpture Academy Editions/St Martins Press, 1992, pg. 204.
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