Marcel Bouraine - le Verrier - dancer with discs (1)

Marcel Bouraine - le Verrier - dancer with discs (1)
France - 1920-1949 - zinc alloy

5A sculpture by the Art Deco artist Marcel Bouraine with pseudonym Derenne.
A dancer with 2 discs (danse paienne - wild dance).
Made of white metal and green patinated.
Original green patina.
Foundry Le Verrier.
height 27 cm.
Signed "Derenne".
Original Art Deco statue.
In perfect condition.
The object stands on a large veined marble pedestal.

Marcel Bouraine.
He is one of the most famous Art Deco artists for the image designs back then and now.
He has many of his sculptures cast by Max le Verrier, also artist, including under the name "artus", and who possessed a foundry in Paris.
Max le Verrier had developed a new alloy that he used instead of bronze to manufacture cheaper statues.

Marcel Bouraine designed several dozens of sculptures and received several awards.
Many bronze but also spelter sculptures.
Friend of Max le Verrier - Le Faguays Pierre (fayral).

Lot details
No. of items
dancer with discs
zinc alloy
Designer/ Artist
Marcel Bouraine
Manufacturer/ Brand
le Verrier
Model/ Name
danse paienne
Art Deco
Estimated Period
Country of Origin
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
27×21×8 cm
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