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Opus-Cellini, Art Deco Bronze and Marble Sculptural Paperweight, ca. 1930



Marked "Opus-Cellini" in the back, this remarkable American Art Deco desk-size gild and dark-patinated bronze and marble sculptural paperweight, depicting a comfortably resting beautiful nude female was made circa 1930 by the famous American founder, Cellini bronze works, still presently active in New York. Many of Cellini works are found in the collection of Smithsonian American Art Museum.


  • Creator
    Opus Cellini Bronze Works (Maker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 3.75 in. (9.53 cm)Width: 8.25 in. (20.96 cm)Depth: 3.94 in. (10.01 cm)
  • Style
    Art Deco (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1930
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. The gild and patina on bronze are in excellent condition. The black marble base is original. We make our best effort to provide a fair and descriptive condition report. Please examine the photos attentively, as they are an integral part of the item.
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU2819310163483

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  • Shipping
    $110 Standard 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: New York, NY
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 10 days of delivery.

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