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Brass Cobra Sculpture by Alain Chervet



Fabulous large-scale cobra finely articulated with scales and rich patinated surface. A small light bulb is located in the mouth and is illuminated with a floor foot switch. Signed "Chervet 1977." Formerly in the collection of Elton John, then sold at Sotheby's London, September 1988, Lot 1326.


  • Creator
    Alain Chervet (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 45 in. (114.3 cm)Width: 21 in. (53.34 cm)Depth: 24.25 in. (61.6 cm)
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  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 1009-11stDibs: 141027107588

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    Ships From: New York, NY
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