Lot 1641 (The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction, 21st January 2021)
Sold for £950
Condition generally fair. Both hands have been restored, also possibly the head. Two splits to ivory of the head. Body with tarnish, surface wear and areas of discolour. Onyx with minor chip and nibbles.
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JOSEF LORENZL (AUSTRIAN, 1892-1950),
ART DECO BRONZE AND IVORY FIGURE OF A BALLERINA,
signed to base,
raised on an onyx plinth,
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