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Art Deco Bas Relief Bronze with New York Skyline

About the Item

Beautifully sculpted and -- appropriately -- cast by the General Bronze Corporation to honor its retiring President in 1934, this handsome Art Deco panel depicts three workers pouring molten bronze into molds at its foundry. Note a series of street lamp bases, column capitals and monuments in the background, symbolizing the wide array of architectural bronzework produced by General Bronze over the years.
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 15 in (38.1 cm)Width: 16.5 in (41.91 cm)
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  • Date of Manufacture:
    Circa 1930s
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  • Seller Location:
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: U1007028651248
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