Octagonal Art Deco gilded metal hand mirror with stylized geometrically carved floral designs. Central hand painted scene on ivory; artist signed. Cabachon jewel mount upon the handle. Original bevelled mirror. France circa 1925. Dimensions: 6 3/4" W, 13 1/8" L.
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".
Gilded bronze & ivory Dutch Boy by Louis Sasson. Signed L. Sasson on the marble base. Nice condition with typical light cracking to ivory. Full page photo of example with dark patina in "Art Deco and Other Figures" by Brian Catley, page 301. France, circa 1925. Dimensions: Height 11 1/2", Width 4 3/4" at base.