Lot 253: Émile- Antoine Bourdelle, Adolescente - Masque avec buste, 1890
December 2, 2016
Cologne, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Signed "BOURDELLE" lower verso and with foundry mark "CIRE PERDUE A.A. HEBRARD". One of 10 casts.
Condition Report: Fine dark brown patina. A superficial scratch on the neck area as well as across the left cheek. A small trace of oxidation above the signature. The corners of the wooden plinth slightly bumped.
Notes: VAT: Margin scheme
Dimensions: Height 38 cm
Artist or Maker: Émile- Antoine Bourdelle
Exhibited: Los Angeles 1964 (Otis Art Institute Galleries), Antoine Bourdelle, no. 11 (n. illus.)
Literature: cf. Charles E. Slatkin Galleries (ed.), Antonie Bourdelle, New York 1961, no. 23
Medium: Bronze bust. Accompanied by a hexagonal wooden base (4 x 30.5 x 9.2 cm)