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Art Deco Silvered Bronze and Fossilized Ivory Bear by Henri Payen

Auction:
2481
Lot:
473
Sold for:
$770$650

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Art Deco Silvered Bronze and Fossilized Ivory Bear by Henri Payen, c. 1925, the animal peering downward and perched atop of sphere of ivory, on a circular veined black marble base, ht. 4 3/4 in.
Estimate $250-300

Overall wear to the nickel silvering to the bear with large patches of bronze showing through; natural cracks to the ivory.

Keywords

Henri Payen, Ivory, Mirrors, Silver

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