L'HOMME ET SON DESTIN SCULPTURE

by Gustave Milklos (1888-1967)
France, 1929


29 1/8" high; 16 3/8" wide; 7 1/2"

A unique black patinated bronze sculpture on a marble base.

Signed G. Miklos and dated 29 on back.

Another version of this figure in silver and of smaller size is documented. The design was the model for the ex-libris of François-Louis Schmied.

A certificate of authenticity from Madame Gustave Miklos accompanies this sculpture.

Provenance:
Laurent Monnier, Les forges de Baudin, Toulouse le château
Vente Maîtres Laurin, Guilloux et Buffetaud, Paris, 3 décembre 1975.
Jean-Claude Brugnot, Paris
Felix Marcilhac, Paris

Exhibited:
Marcq-en-Baroeul, Fondation Septentrion, Art Déco 1920-1930, 29 April - 23 July 1986

Price on request - Inv. #1208