FRENCH ART DECO PAIR OF WROUGHT IRON PELICAN BOOKENDS

by Edgar Brandt (1880-1960)
France, circa 1925


7" high; 6 ¼ " wide; 3 ¼" deep

These finely wrought iron bookends have a pelican with water cascading into its open mouth on a rectangular base with a rich dark brown patina.

Impressed E. BRANDT on base.

Literature:
Joan Kahr, "Edgar Brandt: Master of Art Deco Ironwork", Harry N. Abrams, New York, 1999, p. 218.

$20,000 - Inv. #32