A running hound in detailed relief forms the handle of the bronze letter opener. Artist signed. Made in France circa 1920's. 11 3/4" L.
Hagenauer patinated bronze giraffe sculpture. Wonderful stylized Modernist form for which this famous workshop is so well-known. Signed upon base "Made in Austria, Hagenauer Wien," along with the Hagenauer workshop mark. Made circa 1940. 4 1/4" W., 7 3/8" H.
Sweet! Art Deco figure of a young girl in a jester costume. She holds three puppies in her arms as she gazes at them. Beautifully patinated in silver and golden tones. She stands upon a variegated mocha-brown and white base with stylized monogram. France circa 1925. 2 3/8" W., 6 3/4" H.
Hagenauer bronze woman golfer. Wonderful, stylized Modernist interpretation for which the workshop is so well-known. Made in Austria, circa 1930. 3 3/8" H.
Daring and provocative in her day - the liberated Art Deco era woman smoking in her lounging pajamas. Beautifully detailed bronze with silvered patina. Reminiscent of the decadent bronzes of the era by Bruno Zach. A variegated black marble base supports the figure. France circa 1925. Dimensions: 11" H.
King Charles Spaniel bronze sculpture by the well known Deco era sculptor, Alexander Kelety. Unusual 2 tiered jardiniere form with desirable damascened patina; rests on mottled coral tone marble. Born in Budapest, Kelety studied with Imray Simay in Toulouse. He exhibited at the Paris Salons between the wars. Many examples of Kelety's works are illustrated in "Art Deco and Other Figures", by Brian Catley. Signed and dated 1928. Dimensions: Height 6", Length 8 1/4", Width 3 3/4".