Ferdinand Preiss 'Lighter than Air' an Art Deco Patinated Bronze and Carved Ivory Study, circa 1925
Lot 42Y Ф
Ferdinand Preiss
'Lighter than Air' an Art Deco Patinated Bronze and Carved Ivory Study, circa 1925
Sold for £18,750 (US$ 31,641) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Ferdinand Preiss
'Lighter than Air' an Art Deco Patinated Bronze and Carved Ivory Study, circa 1925
modelled as the actress Ada May in silvered costume heightened with tones of pale mauve, performing with original part-coloured glass sphere, on titled marble and onyx base
35cm high, applied plaque reading 'Lighter than Air, Ada May by F.Preiss'
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Ф Item contains or is made of ivory

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