Ferdinand (Fritz) Preiss (German, 1882-1943) Sun Worshipper, circa 1925 <BR />cold-painted bronze and ivory, onyx base <BR />unsigned<BR />height 7 1/2in (19cm)
Lot 3167Y
Ferdinand (Fritz) Preiss (German, 1882-1943) Sun Worshipper
cold-painted bronze and carved ivory, onyx base
unsigned
height 7 1/2in (19cm)
Sold for US$ 43,750 inc. premium
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Ferdinand (Fritz) Preiss (German, 1882-1943) Sun Worshipper, circa 1925 <BR />cold-painted bronze and ivory, onyx base <BR />unsigned<BR />height 7 1/2in (19cm)
Lot Details
Property from a Florida Private Collection
Ferdinand (Fritz) Preiss (German, 1882-1943)
Sun Worshipper
cold-painted bronze and carved ivory, onyx base
unsigned
height 7 1/2in (19cm)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Bryan Catley/John Sparrow Collection, London

    Literature:
    Bryan Catley, Art Deco and Other Figures, The Antique Collectors' Club, Woodbridge, 2003, p. 292, for identical example

    Alberto Shayo, Ferdinand Preiss Art Deco Sculptor, Antique Collectors' Club, Woodbridge, 2003, p. 178, for an identical example.
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