Art Deco gilt bronze figure of a castanet dancer

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Art Deco gilt bronze figure of a castanet dancer

£1,450.00

Antiques Reference 2012

Art Deco bronze dancer

Description

Art Deco gilt bronze figure of a castanet dancer. Finely detailed and cast. Signed in the bronze F Peleschka- Franz Peleschka Lunard (born 1863 Vienna date of death unknown) Studied at the Vienna Academy under Edmund von Hellmar.  He spent most of his working life in  Vienna and Berlin. Approx height of this figure 26 cm including marble base. A similar figure is shown in Berman’s Bronzes vol 4 item 4272. Excellent original condition with expected wear. German c 1920