Figure of Magpie
13 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 9 1/8 in. (33.3 x 8.9 x 23.2 cm) (show scale)
"J.MARTEL" stamped in front of plinth; "Susse Fes. Edts. Paris" inscribed on side; seal of this company stamped in back, flanked by initials "V" and "B".
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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Worgelt
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Jan Martel. Figure of Magpie, ca. 1930. Cast bronze, 13 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 9 1/8 in. (33.3 x 8.9 x 23.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Worgelt, 72.2.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 72.2.1_bw.jpg)
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Cast bronze, on small square plinth, also in bronze. Bird is stylized, cubistic. Stands facing forward with tail feathers pointing upwards. Paris.
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