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Figure of Magpie

Decorative Arts

CAST BY Susse Freres
MEDIUM Cast bronze
  • Place Manufactured: Paris, France
  • DATES ca. 1930
    DIMENSIONS 13 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 9 1/8 in. (33.3 x 8.9 x 23.2 cm)
    MARKINGS "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".
    SIGNATURE no signature
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Worgelt
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Cast bronze, on small square plinth, also in bronze. Bird is stylized, cubistic. Stands facing forward with tail feathers pointing upwards. Paris. Condition: Excellent
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