The Comet (La Comète), an Art Deco, silvered bronze sculpture of a stylised goddess soaring through the clouds in iconically Deco streamline shape. Inspired by the concept of speed, so dominant an influence of the period.
Artist: Maurice Guiraud-Riviére (1881-1947)
Literature: Brian Catley, Art Deco & Other Figures p177
Dimensions: H 53cm, L 57cm
Date: circa 1925
Item No: 1412171