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Balancing Act


An Art Deco, patinated bronze and ivory study of a dancer in stylised pose, balancing on a marble plinth by Marcel Bouraine

Signed M Bouraine to plinth

 Marcel Andre Bouraine - French, 1886 to 1948 ~ Born in Pontoise in 1886. In the main he was self taught. His works capture an enigmatic realism of the period. He was imprisoned by the Germans during the 1914 - 1918 war and so interested his captors that they gave him many works to execute. He was interned in Switzerland where he produced many monuments, of which one was for Lausanne. He exhibited at all the main Paris Salons.

Dimensions: H 51cm

Origin: French

Date: circa 1925

Item No: JAC9171

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