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George Marcel Renard (1899-1974) "La Soie" Sculpture

Auction:
2870B
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2870B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 05, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

George Marcel Renard (1899-1974) "La Soie" Sculpture
Glazed earthenware
Boulogne, France, 1924-25
The female figure partially draped in "silk" which is represented by mottled gilding, impressed mark Marcel Renard and two indistinct impressed marks, ht. 19 in.

Note: About 100 examples were made by Fau et Guyard of which two were shown in the Paris Exhibition of 1925, one in the Pavilion of Lyon, the other in the Salon des Artistes Decorateurs.


Estimate $1,000-1,200

Good.


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Keywords

George Marcel Renard, Marcel Renard, Earthenware, Gilding, Société des artistes décorateurs, Boulogne, Lyon, Paris, France

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