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

  • 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
About the Seller

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Located in Los Angeles, CA

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