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French Sculptured Gilt Bronze Box by Line Vautrin

$5,600

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An oval shape poudrier gilt bronze box by Parisian art jeweler Line Vautrin (1913-1997) circa 1950. The name of this lovely box is called "two pigeons loved each other tenderly". Graphically the artist created a minimalistic images of two kissing doves with just a few effective strokes. The box is stamped "Line Vautrin" on the bottom. Inside the box, the mirror still remains. The box comes with its original box in embossed skin. With its original condition and patina, a delight for the collectors of Line Vautrin. The measurement shows the size of the bronze box only. The size of the leather box is slightly larger. Reference: for a same box finished in silvered bronze, see Line Vautrin Sculptor, Jeweller, Magician by Line Vautrin and Patrick Mauries, page 37.

Details

  • Creator
    Line Vautrin (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 0.375 in. (9.53 mm)Width: 3 in. (7.62 cm)Depth: 2 in. (5.08 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1950
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Original condition with aged patina on surface. Some minor wear and fine scratches mostly on the base. Small minute chips on the mirror where the clips are. Leather box generally worn.
  • Seller Location
    Atlanta, GA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU945023071872

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    $110 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Atlanta, GA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 2 days of delivery.

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