Lot 903 (The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction, 23rd November 2018)

AN ART DECO GILDED BRONZE AND IVORY FIGURE OF 'LIESELOTTE' BY PREISS

Sold for £1,100


Condition report


  • In good conditional overall

  • Some dirty residue to dress

  • Some minor movement of arms within sleeve

  • Some staining or soiling to ivory, this residue does appear to lift somewhat with application of a hot damp cloth

  • Additional photographs added

 

FERDINAND PREISS (1882-1943),
ART DECO GILDED BRONZE AND IVORY FIGURE OF 'LIESELOTTE',
modelled curtseying on tiptoes, foundry stamp to base, on a marble plinth signed 'F. Preiss', 18cm high

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