Pierre Le Faguays -An Art Deco patinated bronze sculpture,
France circa 1920's - the young woman dancing whilst blowing
her pipes, mounted on a stepped multi-colour marble base.
This is a stylish bronze by Le Faguays with his typical
classical styling to the features and hair and it can be seen in
Bryan Catley's book Art Deco and Other Figures.
Pierre le Faguays
Born in Nantes; pupil of Vibert. He attracted the attention of the
public at his first exhibition due to the originality he gave his
dancing subjects which were inspired by the statues of Tangara. He
was a member of the salon of La Stele and Evolution groups. Received
a medal of honour in 1927.