FRENCH ART DECO CARVED & ETCHED GLASS SCULPTURE

by Michel-Aristide Colotte (1885-1959)
France, 1930


16" high; 20" wide

This sculpture is composed of three conjoined sections of clear glass carved, acid-etched and sand blasted as a stylized fish with geometric devices, fitting on a cast bronze base.

Inscribed COLOTTE 1930.

Provenance:
DeLorenzo Gallery, New York
Bob Gingold, New York

Exhibited:
Salon des Artistes Decorateurs, Paris, 1930, cat. p.93
Coloniale Internationale, Paris, 1931, cat. no. 663
Biennale, Venice, 1932, cat. p. 190, no. 116

Literature:
Mireille Mazet, "A. Colotte Sculpteur sur Verre et sur Cristal", Les Editions de L'Amateur, Paris, 1994, pp. 57 and 211.

$60,000 - Inv. #96