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Max Blondat French Art Nouveau Sculpture, "La Perle"

US$9,500Asking Price


A French Art Nouveau patinated bronze figural sculpture, entitled “La Perle,” of a female nude nestled within an oyster shell by Max Blondat, circa 1899. An identical dish was exhibited at La Société des Artisties Français in 1899 (see The Paris Salons 1895-1915, Vol. V: Objects d’Art and Metalware, by Alastair Duncan, Woodbridge and Suffolk: Antique Collectors’ Club, 1999, p. 96). (MG #15256)


  • Creator
    Max Blondat (Sculptor)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 9 in. (22.86 cm)Width: 10 in. (25.4 cm)Depth: 12 in. (30.48 cm)
  • Style
    Art Nouveau (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1899
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    Seller: S152561stDibs: LU88541625582

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