A Fine ART DECO BRONZE by Pierre Le Faguays
A most elegant and fine quality ART DECO BRONZE of large size by the celebrated sculptor, Pierre Le Faguays. This beautiful and impressive figure depicts a naked girl dancing and laughing, her arms raised holding bunches of grapes, whilst balancing tiptoe on her right leg. Inscribed signature to the original marble plinth. 25.5ins (64cms) high overall.
- Pierre Le Faguays (1892-1962) was born in Nantes, France and became famous for his sculpture of dancers which are said to be inspired by the statues of Tanagra in central Greece. He was a leading sculptor of the Art Deco period and his work his highly praised for its quality and attention to anatomical accuracy.
Date: circa 1930
Stock No.: 5051/k