'Homme nu avec un bras sur la hunche'

by Leon Leyritz (1888-1976)
France, circa 1930

In aluminum

Inscribed LEON LEYRITZ on base.
Leon Leyritrz was a renowned sculptor during the 1920's and 1930's. He was also close to the world of music, including a friendship with Maurice Ravel, for whom he realised a portrait bust, in addition to the interior decoration of his Paris apartment. Leyritz also undertook the stage design of numerous theatrical productions, especially those for Marcel Achard, where his sculptures were displayed alongside furnishings by Eugene Printz.

$6,000 Inv. #1374