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Marcel Bouraine Bronze Sculpture "Flute Players"
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Bridgewater, CT
Marcel Bouraine bronze sculpture "Flute players", green patina. Signed "Matto" pseudonym for
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Early 20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Sculpture Terracotta Female Nude From Marcel Bouraine (1886-1948)
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Sculpture Terracotta From Marcel Bouraine (1886-1948)" Original terra cotta sculpture of Marcel
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1930s Academic Nude Sculptures

Materials

Terracotta

Marcel Bouraine - Terracotta Sculpture - Bust Of Woman
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in BARSAC, FR
Marcel Bouraine (1886–1948) Terracotta sculpture depicting the bust of a beautiful young woman
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Busts

Materials

Terracotta

Marcel Bouraine Art Deco Bronze Bird Bookends 1930s
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Autonomous City Buenos Aires, CABA
Marcel Bouraine Art Deco Bronze Bird Bookends 1930s These Art Deco bookends by Marcel Bouraine are
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Animal Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

Art Deco 'Ball Dancer' Signed Denis, Pseudonym Of Marcel Bouraine
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Brussels, BE
Art Deco Ball Dancer Signed Denis, Pseudonym Of Marcel Bouraine. Metal With Green Patina, Onyx
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Vintage 1930s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Metal

Art Deco Dancer with Comedy & Tragedy Masks, Signed 'Matto' (Marcel Bouraine)
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in New York, NY
Marcel André Bouraine (1886-1948) 'Lady Dancing with Masks of Comedy & Tragedy'. Silver-gilt
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Silver, Bronze

1920s Art Deco Sculpture in Bronze Signed 'Matto' 'Marcel Bouraine', Two Woman
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Oakland, CA
1920s Art Deco Sculpture in Bronze Signed ‘Matto’ (Marcel Bouraine), Two dancing young women with
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

French Art Deco Bronze Sculpture Dancer with Hat and Fan by Marcel Bouraine
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Ulm, DE
Dancer with hat and fan by Marcel Bouraine (1886-1948), signed on the base bronze, silver
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

Art Deco Silvered Female Dancer By Marcel Bouraine, France, c1930
Located in Devon, England
For your consideration is this original Stunning art deco dancer designed by Marcel Bouraine with
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Mid-20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Silver Plate, Spelter

Art Deco Satyr Abducting a Nymph Sculpture by Marcel Bouraine
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Miami, FL
Art Deco cold patinated Bronze sculpture by Marcel-André Bouraine entitled Satyr abducting a Nymph
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20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Limestone, Bronze

Art Deco Sculpture Leda and the Swan by Marcel Bouraine
By Marcel-André Bouraine, Arthur Goldscheider
Located in Miami, FL
the celebrated French painter and sculptor Marcel A. Bouraine. This piece was showed in 1925 at the
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20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

Art Deco lamp Pierrot with ball by Marcel Bouraine for Max le Verrier.
By Max Le Verrier, Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Antwerp, BE
Art Deco lamp Pierrot with ball by Marcel André Bouraine. Signed Bouraine. Foundry seal Le Verrier
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Vintage 1970s French Art Deco Table Lamps

Materials

Belgian Black Marble, Metal

Serre livres aux Marabouts
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Paris, FR
Marcel Bouraine 1886-1948 Serre livres aux Marabouts Bronze with silver patina, chryselephantine
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20th Century Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Art Deco Silver Metal Bookends with Malabu by Marcel-André Bouraine
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Autonomous City Buenos Aires, CABA
Art Deco Silver Metal Bookends with Malabu by Marcel-André Bouraine These Art Deco bookends by
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20th Century French Art Deco Animal Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Art Deco Bronze Dancing Lady
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in New York, NY
steps in front of a wrought iron Gothic style gate (att: Marcel Bouraine)
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20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze, Wrought Iron

Art Deco Bronze Dancing Lady
Art Deco Bronze Dancing Lady
H 27.25 in W 16.5 in D 8.75 in
Art Deco Bronze Sculpture by Bouraine of Amazon Queen Penthesilea
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Oakland, CA
iconic sculpture by Marcel Andre Bouraine of “Penthesilea, queen of the amazons”, is cast bronze in
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

Art Deco Bronze Sculpture by Bouraine of Amazon Queen Penthesilea
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Oakland, CA
Iconic sculpture by Marcel Andre Bouraine of “Penthesilea, queen of the amazons”, is cast bronze in
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1930s Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

Marcel-André Bouraine Bronze Bust Sculpture
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Norwood, NJ
Marcel-André Bouraine (1886-1948) Bronze Bust Sculpture. Fine quality period Art Deco bronze bust
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Busts

Materials

Marble, Bronze

"Diana with Fawns" by Marcel-andré Bouraine
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Ciudad Autónoma Buenos Aires, C
green. Made by Marcel André Bouraine (1886-1948). Signed Bouraine. Bibliography: Bryan Catley (1989
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Penguin iluminated sculpture by Marcel André Bouraine
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Ciudad Autónoma Buenos Aires, C
Penguin iluminated sculpture by Marcel André Bouraine (1886 -1948). Silverplated bronze and
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Table Lamps

Materials

Alabaster, Bronze

Pair of Art Deco Bookends with Brass Jumping Deer Sculptures on Marble Base
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Lisse, NL
Higher than average bookends with elegant deer sculptures attributed to Marcel Bouraine. This
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Early 20th Century French Art Deco Bookends

Materials

Marble, Brass

Seated Faun Bronze, Marcel-Andre Bouraine, circa 1930
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Doylestown, PA
A charming bronze by Marcel Andre Bouraine, circa 1930, of a seated faun with grapes and flowers
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Early 20th Century French Romantic Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

Art Nouveau Statue Of Lady with Parrot By Alfred Brandel, 20th Century
Located in Lisbon, PT
a headband with shiny stones. “Briand” signed (pseudonym of Marcel André Bouraine). Marcel
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20th Century French Art Nouveau Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Metal, Bronze

Art Deco Bronze Sculpture "Leda and Swan" by Marcel-Andre Bouraine
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Mérida, YU
Exquisite bronze sculpture by Marcel- Andre Bouraine, "Lena and Swan". Signed. Bronze and black
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Early 20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

Marcel-André Bouraine, Nude, French Art Deco Bronze Sculpture, circa 1920s
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in New York, NY
An Art Deco bronze sculpture of a seated semi-nude woman by Marcel-André Bouraine, French, 1886
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Marcel Andre Bouraine Art Deco Silvered Bronze Lighted Sculpture Dancing Girl
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
Marcel Andre Bouraine in circa 1925 in the period Art Deco style. This bronze is known as 'Dancing Girl
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Early 20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Onyx, Bronze

Art Deco bronze nude hoop dancer by Marcel André Bouraine France 1930
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Antwerp, BE
Art Deco bronze nude hoop dancer by Marcel André Bouraine. Bronze with green patina on a green
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

Art Deco bronze sculpture whale in the waves by Marcel André Bouraine 1925
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Antwerp, BE
Art Deco bronze sculpture whale in the waves by Marcel André Bouraine Bronze with silver patine
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Animal Sculptures

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Alabaster, Belgian Black Marble, Bronze

Art Deco bronze sculpture nude fan dancer by Marcel Andre Bouraine France 21925
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Antwerp, BE
on one foot holding a fan incised with a design of birds. The bronze is signed by Marcel André
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

Art deco porcelain Etling Paris
By Genevieve Granger
Located in Buenos Aires, Argentina
including Aurore Onu, Marcel Bouraine, Pierre Le Faguays, Raymonde Guerbe, and André Vincent Becquerel.
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Porcelain

Art deco porcelain Etling Paris
Art deco porcelain Etling Paris
H 14.97 in W 9.06 in D 4.73 in
Art Deco Bronze Sculpture by Marcel Antoine 'André' Bouraine, France, 1886-1948
By Antoine Bouraine
Located in Delft, NL
Art Deco bronze sculpture by Marcel Antoine (André) Bouraine, France (1886-1948) An Art Deco
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Early 20th Century French Animal Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Art Deco Silver Plated Bronze Birds Bookends, M. Bouraine, France, 1925
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Buenos Aires, Olivos
gold italian marble bases. Both signed M. Bouraine and marked france. Very clean lines sculptures
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Bookends

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Marble, Bronze

Max le Verrier Atalante Art déco sculpture
By Max Le Verrier
Located in NANTES, FR
Beaux-Arts, Genève), studying under Marcel Bouraine and Pierre Le Faguays. He returned to Paris by 1919
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Mid-20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Spelter

Max le Verrier Atalante Art déco sculpture
Max le Verrier Atalante Art déco sculpture
H 31.5 in W 16.15 in D 6.5 in
Marcel André Bourraine Bronze Art Deco Dancer with Hoops
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in NANTES, FR
Weight: 7 Kg Born in 1886 in Pontoise, France, Marcel André Bouraine was a student of Joseph-Alexandre
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Mid-20th Century Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

Max LE VERRIER French Art Deco Marabou Wall Sconce, 1920s
By Studio Art Deco
Located in Saint-Amans-des-Cots, FR
Faguays and Marcel Bouraine, who became close friends and with whom he collaborated for a large part of
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Wall Lights and Sconces

Materials

Spelter

One of Kind Sculpture by Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Bois-Colombes, FR
1930s sculpture by famous French artist Marcel André Bouraine Documented.
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Vintage 1930s French Busts

Materials

Terracotta

One of Kind Sculpture by Marcel-André Bouraine
One of Kind Sculpture by Marcel-André Bouraine
H 20.48 in W 11.03 in D 11.03 in
Art Deco Sculpture by Armand Godard "Draped Woman"
By Armand Godard
Located in Oakland, CA
: Dimitre Chiparus, Marcel Guillard, Claire-Jean Colinet, and Maurice Guiraud-Riviere, Marcel Bouraine, and
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

Art Deco Ceramic Bookends - Nymph And Satyr By Le Faguays
By Pierre Le Faguays
Located in Hoddesdon, GB
both Marcel Bouraine and Max Le Verrier and indeed the Le Verrier foundry produced many of the Le
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Bookends

Materials

Ceramic

Early 20th Century Bronze Sculpture entitled "Amazonian" by Pierre Le Faguay
By Pierre Le Faguays
Located in London, GB
friend Max Le Verrier. He was a good friend of both Marcel Bouraine and Max Le Verrier and indeed the Le
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Early 20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

“The Archer”
By Pierre Le Faguays
Located in Southampton, NY
friend Max Le Verrier. He was a good friend of both Marcel Bouraine and Max Le Verrier and indeed the Le
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1930s Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Early 20th Century Bronze Sculpture "Dancer of Thyrsus" by Pierre Le Faguays
By Pierre Le Faguays
Located in London, GB
friend Max Le Verrier. He was a good friend of both Marcel Bouraine and Max Le Verrier and indeed the Le
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Early 20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

French 1930's Art Deco Sculpture Hoop Dancer Briand, Marcel Andre Bouraine
By Max Le Verrier
Located in Fairfax, VA
Art deco nude girl dancer with hoop, is signed Briand, pseudonym of Marcel Andre Bouraine and cast
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Spelter

Etling Art Deco Fish Opalescent Cup
By Edmond Etling
Located in NANTES, FR
artists worked with Etling when casting their statuettes, including Aurore Onu, Marcel Bouraine, Pierre Le
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Mid-20th Century French Art Deco Decorative Dishes and Vide-Poche

Materials

Glass

Iconic Bronze Sculpture Entitled "Athlete with Spear" by Pierre Le Faguays
By Pierre Le Faguays
Located in London, GB
both Marcel Bouraine and Max Le Verrier and indeed the Le Verrier foundry produced many of the Le
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Early 20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

French Art Deco Lunaria Pendant Chandelier by Edmond Etling
By Edmond Etling
Located in New York City, NY
with Aurore Onu , Marcel Bouraine , Pierre Le Faguays , Raymonde Guerbe and André Vincent Becquerel on
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Nickel

Pair Of Bookends - Silver Bronze - Pierrots - Max Le Verrier - Period: Art Deco
By Max Le Verrier
Located in CRÉTEIL, FR
sculptors of the time, including Pierre Le Faguays, Marcel Bouraine, Janle, Denis and Charles....  He
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20th Century French Art Deco Decorative Art

Materials

Bronze

French Art Déco Bronze Antilope Scultpure on Stone Base by Max Le Verrier 1920s
By Max Le Verrier
Located in Salzburg, AT
to his own sculptures, he cast for artists Pierre Le Faguay, Marcel Bouraine, André Vincent Becquerel
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Animal Sculptures

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Stone, Bronze

Max Le Verrier, ‘Boubou’, French Art Deco Patinated Bronze Desk Lamp, Ca. 1920
By Max Le Verrier
Located in New York, NY
sculptors Pierre le Faguays and Marcel Bouraine, who became close friends and with whom he collaborated for
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Table Lamps

Materials

Bronze

Terracotta Déco Sculpture Signed Pleasant Nude
By Marcel-André Bouraine
Located in Alessandria, Piemonte
Terracotta nude - dated 2th April '43 and signed on the back. Discrete and elegant - Perfect in a beach house or in a ..bathroom ! O/5238 -
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Mid-20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Terracotta

Pierre Le Faguays (1892-1962), Young Girl and her Dog, Framed Oil on Canvas
By Pierre Le Faguays
Located in PARIS, FR
Sculpture section, in 1927. He is the author of the group, Stèle et évolution, in collaboration with Marcel
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Vintage 1940s French Art Deco Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Paint

Argy Rousseau Art Deco Night Light Rosaces 1923
By Gabriel Argy-Rousseau
Located in NANTES, FR
and, from 1928, sculptures (statuettes or bas-reliefs) in collaboration with Marcel Bouraine. Unlike
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Table Lamps

Materials

Wrought Iron

Gabriel Argy-Rousseau (1885-1963) « Danseuses sous les projecteurs' » Veilleuse
By Gabriel Argy-Rousseau
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
night lights and, from 1928, sculptures (statuettes or bas-reliefs) in collaboration with Marcel
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Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Table Lamps

Materials

Wrought Iron

Etling Car Mascot Naked Woman Sculpture in Opalescent Molded Glass
By Edmond Etling
Located in NANTES, FR
artists worked with Etling when casting their statuettes including Aurore Onu, Marcel Bouraine, Pierre Le
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Mid-20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Glass

French Art Deco Opalescent Glass Table or Desk Lamp with Stylish Bison Sculpture
By Edmond Etling
Located in Lisse, NL
artists that worked with Etling for casting their statuettes included Aurore Onu, Marcel Bouraine, Pierre
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Early 20th Century French Art Deco Table Lamps

Materials

Wood, Art Glass, Glass

Large Original French Art Deco Bronze of a Semi-Nude Male Athlete by Le Faguays
By Pierre Le Faguays
Located in New York City, NY
both Marcel Bouraine and Max Le Verrier, with the latter's foundry being instrumental in producing many
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Early 20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Early 20th Century Art Deco Bronze entitled "Diana" by Pierre Le Faguays
By Pierre Le Faguays
Located in London, GB
friend Max Le Verrier. He was a good friend of both Marcel Bouraine and Max Le Verrier and indeed the Le
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Early 20th Century French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Art Deco bronze figure "Disc Dancer", Alexandre-Joseph Derenne, 1930.
By Alexandre-Joseph Derenne 1
Located in Chorzów, PL
Bronze figure on a stone base. Designed by Alexandre-Joseph Derenne, artistic pseudonym of Marcel
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

Bronze Art Deco, Statue by Aurore Onu "Chasing the Hind"
By Aurore Onu
Located in Autonomous City Buenos Aires, CABA
in Bucharest, Romania, and moved to Paris in the 1920s. There, she met the sculptor Marcel André
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

Silvered Bronze Art Deco Statue by Aurore Onu "Chasing the Hind"
By Aurore Onu
Located in Oakland, CA
Paris in the 1920s. There, she met the sculptor Marcel André Bouraine and became his companion (at this
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Vintage 1930s Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

Silvered Bronze Art Deco Statue by Aurore Onu "Chasing the Hind"
Located in Oakland, CA
Paris in the 1920s. There, she met the sculptor Marcel André Bouraine and became his companion (at this
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1930s Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

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Marcel Bouraine For Sale on 1stDibs

With a vast inventory of beautiful furniture at 1stDibs, we’ve got just the marcel bouraine you’re looking for. A marcel bouraine — often made from metal, bronze and stone — can elevate any home. Whether you’re looking for an older or newer marcel bouraine, there are earlier versions available from the 20th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 20th Century. A marcel bouraine, designed in the Art Deco or Art Nouveau style, is generally a popular piece of furniture. A well-made marcel bouraine has long been a part of the offerings for many furniture designers and manufacturers, but those produced by Marcel-André Bouraine, Antoine Bouraine and Gabriel Argy-Rousseau are consistently popular.

How Much is a Marcel Bouraine?

The average selling price for a marcel bouraine at 1stDibs is $4,257, while they’re typically $950 on the low end and $35,000 for the highest priced.

A Close Look at art-deco Furniture

Art Deco furniture is characterized by its celebration of modern life. More than its emphasis on natural wood grains and focus on traditional craftsmanship, vintage Art Deco dining chairs, tables, desks, cabinets and other furniture — which typically refers to pieces produced during the 1920s and 1930s — is an ode to the glamour of the “Roaring Twenties.” 

ORIGINS OF ART DECO FURNITURE DESIGN

CHARACTERISTICS OF ART DECO FURNITURE DESIGN

  • Bold geometric lines and forms, floral motifs
  • Use of expensive materials such as shagreen or marble as well as exotic woods such as mahogany, ebony and zebra wood
  • Metal accents, shimmering mirrored finishes
  • Embellishments made from exotic animal hides, inlays of mother-of-pearl or ivory

ART DECO FURNITURE DESIGNERS TO KNOW

VINTAGE ART DECO FURNITURE ON 1STDIBS

Few design styles are as universally recognized and appreciated as Art Deco. The term alone conjures visions of the Roaring Twenties, Machine Age metropolises, vast ocean liners, sleek typography and Prohibition-era hedonism. The iconic movement made an indelible mark on all fields of design throughout the 1920s and ’30s, celebrating society’s growing industrialization with refined elegance and stunning craftsmanship.

Widely known designers associated with the Art Deco style include Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann, Eileen Gray, Maurice Dufrêne, Paul Follot and Jules Leleu.

The term Art Deco derives from the name of a large decorative arts exhibition held in Paris in 1925. “Art Deco design” is often used broadly, to describe the work of creators in associated or ancillary styles. This is particularly true of American Art Deco, which is also called Streamline Moderne or Machine Age design. (Streamline Moderne, sometimes known as Art Moderne, was a phenomenon largely of the 1930s, post–Art Nouveau.)

Art Deco textile designers employed dazzling floral motifs and vivid colors, and while Art Deco furniture makers respected the dark woods and modern metals with which they worked, they frequently incorporated decorative embellishments such as exotic animal hides as well as veneers in their seating, case pieces, living room sets and bedroom furniture.

From mother-of-pearl inlaid vitrines to chrome aviator chairs, bold and inventive works in the Art Deco style include chaise longues (also known as chaise lounges) and curved armchairs. Today, the style is still favored by interior designers looking to infuse a home with an air of luxury and sophistication.

The vintage Art Deco furniture for sale on 1stDibs includes dressers, coffee tables, decorative objects and more.

Finding the Right sculptures for You

Styling your home with vintage, new and antique sculptures means adding a touch that can meaningfully transform the space. By introducing a sculptural work as a decorative finish to any interior, you’re making a statement, whether you tend toward the dramatic or prefer to keep things casual with modest, understated art.

A single, one-of-a-kind three-dimensional figurative sculpture mounted on your dining room wall is a guaranteed conversation piece, while a trio of abstract works arranged on your living room bookshelves can add spontaneity to the collection of first-edition novels or artist monographs you’re displaying as well as draw attention to them. Figurative sculptures are representational works that portray a specific person, animal or object. And while decorating with busts, which are sculpted or cast figurative works, hasn’t exactly topped the list of design trends every year, busts are back. According to designer Timothy Corrigan, “They give humanity in a way that a more abstract sculpture can’t give.” Abstract sculptures, on the other hand, are not meant to show something specific. Instead, they invoke a mood or scene without directly stating what they are portraying.

Busts made of stone or metal may not seem like a good fit for your existing decor. Fortunately, there are many ways for a seemingly incongruous piece to fit in with the rest of your room’s theme. You can embrace a dramatic piece by making it the focal point of the room, or you can choose to incorporate several elements made out of the same material to create harmony in your space. If an antique or more dramatic piece doesn’t feel like you, why not opt for works comprising plastic, fiberglass or other more modern materials?

When incorporating sculpture into the design of your home — be it the playful work of auction hero and multimedia visionary KAWS, contemporary fiber art from Connecticut dealer browngrotta arts or still-life sculpture on a budget — consider proper lighting, which can bring out the distinctive aspects of your piece that deserve attention. And make sure you know how the size and form of the sculpture will affect your space in whole. If you choose a sculpture with dramatic design elements, such as sharp angles or bright colors, for example, try to better integrate this new addition by echoing those elements in the rest of your room’s design.

Get started on decorating with sculpture now — find figurative sculptures, animal sculptures and more on 1stDibs today.