An excellent early 20th Century Art Deco cold painted bronze figure of a naked dancer in an energetic pose standing on one leg and holding spring flowers in her left hand. The bronze with very fine colour and detail. Raised on black marble base & signed Gauthier on the bronze leg
Height: 40 cm
Condition: Excellent Original Condition
Materials: Cold Painted Bronze
Book Ref Art Deco and Other Figures by Bryan Catley
Gauthier (French, early 20th C)
Gauthier was an eminent sculptor renowned for his exquisite Art Deco bronze creations. Born in the early 20th century, he displayed exceptional talent from a young age. Gauthier's masterpieces captured the essence of the Art Deco movement, characterised by sleek lines, geometric forms, and an emphasis on luxury and elegance. His sculptures showcased a remarkable blend of classicism and modernism, with a distinct focus on human figures and animal motifs. Gauthier's works exhibited impeccable craftsmanship, with intricate details and impeccable finishes that brought his subjects to life. His sculptures adorned public spaces, museums, and private collections worldwide, leaving an indelible mark on the art world and cementing his legacy as a master of Art Deco bronze sculpture.
This bronze is signed, however, it features in the "unsigned" section of the book "Art Deco and other Figures" by Bryan Catley.