Armand Godard (French) for Etling, Paris: Danseur à la Boule or Bubble Dancer, an Art Deco patinated bronze figure of a dancer, circa 1925Signed 'GODARD' and 'ETLING, PARIS' to base
Lot 711
Armand Godard (French) for Etling, Paris: Danseur à la Boule or Bubble Dancer, an Art Deco patinated bronze figure of a dancer, circa 1925Signed 'GODARD' and 'ETLING, PARIS' to base
Sold for £3,750 (US$ 6,127) inc. premium

Lot Details
Armand Godard (French) for Etling, Paris: Danseur à la Boule or Bubble Dancer, an Art Deco patinated bronze figure of a dancer, circa 1925Signed 'GODARD' and 'ETLING, PARIS' to base Armand Godard (French) for Etling, Paris: Danseur à la Boule or Bubble Dancer, an Art Deco patinated bronze figure of a dancer, circa 1925Signed 'GODARD' and 'ETLING, PARIS' to base Armand Godard (French) for Etling, Paris: Danseur à la Boule or Bubble Dancer, an Art Deco patinated bronze figure of a dancer, circa 1925Signed 'GODARD' and 'ETLING, PARIS' to base Armand Godard (French) for Etling, Paris: Danseur à la Boule or Bubble Dancer, an Art Deco patinated bronze figure of a dancer, circa 1925Signed 'GODARD' and 'ETLING, PARIS' to base
Armand Godard (French) for Etling, Paris: Danseur à la Boule or Bubble Dancer, an Art Deco patinated bronze figure of a dancer, circa 1925
Signed 'GODARD' and 'ETLING, PARIS' to base
Modelled as a maiden dancer standing on tip-toe and wearing a red tunic, a gilt bronze rope girdle at her waist, her arms outstretched and supporting an opalescent glass ball, raised on a stepped base of portor marble, with canted corners, 52.5cm high

Footnotes

  • The figure is based on the Folies Bergére dancer Georgia Graves.

    She was also modelled by Godard in bronze and ivory, and in various colourways. See Sotheby's, 5th April 2006, Lot 192, for an example where the dress is light brown or gold.
Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

Payment in advance: by cash, check with banker's card, credit card, bank draft or traveler's cheque.

Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

Credit card charges: a surcharge of 2% is applicable when using Mastercard, Visa and overseas debit cards.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Contacts
  1. Megan Wheeler
    Specialist - Furniture
    Bonhams
    Work
    Banbury Road
    Oxford, United Kingdom OX5 1JH
    Work 01865 853668
    FaxFax: +44 1865 372 722
Similar Items