Stylized Art Deco Carved Bust of Aviator

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This wonderful bust is unsigned, but the artist was obviously highly skilled. The aviator is tilted back, perhaps in a "take off" mode. The head gear is stained darker than the face, but both display a lovely polished surface. There are cracks through the wood, as shown. These come from natural dryness of the wood, and we have opted to leave them as found.
Details
Creator
Unknown (Sculptor)
Of the Period
Art Deco
Place of Origin
United States
Date of Manufacture
1930s
Period
1930-1939
Materials and Techniques
Hand-Carved   Wood
Condition
Fair
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use. Minor structural damages.
Dimensions
12.5 in. H x 7 in. W x 10 in. D
32 cm H x 18 cm W x 25 cm D
Dealer Location
Los Angeles, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU81207072793
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2005
Located in Los Angeles, CA

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