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".
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Worgelt
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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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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