Beautiful Abstract 1950s Teak Sculpture by Dolf Breetvelt

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At first Breetvelt, who was the son (1892-1975) of Henri Breetvelt a famous designer of decorations for ceramic of the art nouveau and deco period, made abstract paintings. In the fifties he created abstract sculptures

Details

  • Period
    Mid-20th Century
  • Materials and Techniques
    Wood
  • Condition
    Good. The sculpture has some stains and cracks.
    Dimensions
    34 in. H x 34 in. W x 13 in. D
    86 cm H x 86 cm W x 33 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU120221865022
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