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Goldscheider Vienna Girl with Book Sitting on a Bookshelf by Dakon, circa 1935

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Very rare goldscheider Art Deco ceramic figurine. The girl with blond curly hair and a green bow in her hair, wearing a black and white checked dress, is sitting cross-legged on a low black bookshelf. Looking lost in thought, she lays her right forearm on the open book on her lap. Artist's signature 'Dakon' on the back of the bookcase serving as a base. Designed by Stephan Dakon (1904-1992), was one of the most important designers who worked for the Goldscheider manufactory from 1924 until the mid-fifties. This Model 7226 was created circa 1935. Made circa 1935 Manufactory: Goldscheider Vienna / Austria Material and technique: Handcrafted ceramics, white earthenware, hand painted, glossy finish Dimensions: Height 24.0 cm / 9.44 in Width 15.0 cm / 5.90 in Depth 14.5 cm / 5.70 in Marks: model number 7226 / 99 / 11 Goldscheider Wien (Vienna) manufactory stamp MADE IN AUSTRIA painter's and former's signs existing Artist's signature 'Dakon' underneath and on the back of the bookshelf Bibliography: DECHANT / GOLDSCHEIDER, GOLDSCHEIDER: Firmengeschichte und Werkverzeichnis / History of the company and catalogue of works, Stuttgart (Germany), 2007, page 452, number 7226F Condition: Very good.


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