Ferdinand  Preiss  (German, 1892-1943) 'The Skater': An Art Deco Cold-Painted and Carved Ivory Figure, circa 1925

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Lot 221Y Ф
Ferdinand Preiss (German, 1892-1943)
'The Skater': An Art Deco Cold-Painted and Carved Ivory Figure, circa 1925

£ 6,000 - 10,000
US$ 7,600 - 13,000
Ferdinand Preiss (German, 1892-1943)
'The Skater': An Art Deco Cold-Painted and Carved Ivory Figure, circa 1925
modelled as a female skater skating on one leg, and raised on a black and green onyx plinth
33.5cm high, the onyx incised 'F.PREISS'

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    Model illustrated in Ferdinand Preiss: Art Deco Sculptor - The Fire and the Flame, Alberto Shayo, Antique Collectors' Club, 2005, p.151.
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Ф Item contains or is made of ivory

This lot contains or is made of ivory. The United States Government has banned the import of ivory into the USA.

Y CITES

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