Pair of French Art Deco Elephant
Sculptor: H. Moreau
Circa 1930's, France
Pair of wonderful, silver plated
elephant bookends by animal sculptor, H. Moreau.
The elephants trunk are up (for good luck).
Created in a somewhat cubist manner with Bakelite tusks, on the
original black porto marble bases.
Signed in the metal, H. Moreau, who was known as one of the
animalier sculptors of the Art Deco era.
Dimensions: 5 1/2" high, 4 3/4"
wide, 3 1/4" deep.
Condition: In good original
condition, with age appropriate wear and patina intact.
We have hand polished the silver plated statues.
There is one crack in the metal, on one elephant, by the
Item # DADA26:
Price: $ 1,250. pair