Art Deco Sculpture by Pierre Le Faguays "Lariat" Bronze
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Art Deco Sculpture by Pierre Le Faguays “Lariat” Bronze. Very large and rare male figure in cold painted green patinated bronze finish of male throwing a rope, mounted on a bronze wedge shaped base. Tremendous details, unusual texture portrayed in a form rarely seen in Art Deco sculptures. Signed P Le Faguays on the base with foundry stamp and marked bronze. One of the most prolific artists for sculpture associated with the Art Deco movement.
PIERRE LE FAGUAYS (FAYRAL) (1892-1962) Pierre Le Faguays was a best friend of sculptor Max Le Verrier and the “Le Verrier” foundry made most – of Le Faguay’s pieces. Fayral and Pierre Laurel were 2 pseudonyms he also used. Though some pieces signed Guerbe were thought to be the work of Le Faguays they were created by his wife, Raymond Guerbe.
Length 27″ x Height 18″ x Depth 6: