François POMPON

(1855-1933)

François POMPON

(1855-1933)

Pelican

CAPTION

Height : 36.7 cm - 1' 2¹/₂" in.
Depth : 22 cm - 0' 8⁵/₈" in.
Width :18.8 cm - 0' 7³/₈" in.

PROVENANCE

Provenance : last collection of the designer Lucien Rollin.

LITERATURE

See François Pompon's proofs catalogue, by Catherine Chevillot, Liliane Colas and Anne Pingeot p.217 item 138B.

EXHIBITIONS

A similar proof  at the Beaux-Arts Museum of Nancy, dedicaded to Adrienne (for Adrienne Jouclard).

DESCRIPTION

Bronze with brown grey patina nuanced of green and res, signed “POMPON” with a point in the wax, cast Claude Valsuani during artist's lifetime. With the mark of the art caster Claude Vlasuani "C. Valsuani cire perdue" (lost wax).
Circa 1924-1927