Ferdinand Preiss 'Autumn Dancer' a Cold-Painted and Carved Ivory Figure, circa 1925

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Ferdinand Preiss
'Autumn Dancer' a Cold-Painted and Carved Ivory Figure, circa 1925

Sold for £ 27,600 (US$ 36,794) inc. premium
Ferdinand Preiss
'Autumn Dancer' a Cold-Painted and Carved Ivory Figure, circa 1925
modelled as a female figure in stylish dress and cap, balancing on one leg in a dance pose, on a shaped onyx and marble base
37cm high, signed to base

Footnotes

  • Please see pg. 173, 'Ferdinand Preiss, Art Deco Sculptor, The Fire and the Flame' by Alberto Shayo, publ. The Antique Collectors Club, 2005 and pg. 287 'Art Deco and Other Figures' by Bryan Catley, publ. The Antique Collectors Club, 2003, for similar examples.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note the estimate for this figure should read £18,000 - £20,000 and not as stated in the catalogue.
Ferdinand Preiss 'Autumn Dancer' a Cold-Painted and Carved Ivory Figure, circa 1925
Ferdinand Preiss 'Autumn Dancer' a Cold-Painted and Carved Ivory Figure, circa 1925
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