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Joseph Anthony Atchison Rare Art Deco Relief Panel "Nude with Torch,"

$1,600

About

Cast in aluminum, this rare relief panel depicts a kneeling nude male figure with a torch whose flame echoes the billowing folds of his drapery. The figure is wearing a helmet in the Greek manner, and is looking far afield, perhaps representing light or knowledge. The sculptor was Joseph Anthony Atchison, who was active in the Washington, D.C. area, and is best known for sculpting the Alamo Trophy in 1946, which depicts the Texan defense of the Alamo against the assault of the Mexican Army. Signed lower right and titled Fegit. Original background paint faded, as it was used outside.

Details

  • Creator
    Joseph Anthony Atchison (Sculptor)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 14.63 in. (37.17 cm)Width: 14.75 in. (37.47 cm)Depth: .38 in. (9.66 mm)
  • Style
    Art Deco (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1940s
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Light scratches.
  • Seller Location
    St. Louis, MO
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU820217934932

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  • Shipping
    $110 Standard Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: St. Louis, MO
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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