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LOUIS CHALON (1866 - 1940)

"Butterfly Dancer," France, ca. 1900; Gilt and enameled bronze, marble; Circular LOUCHET PARIS CISELEUR stamp; 16 1/2" x 6 1/2"; Literature: Macklowe and Goldring, Dynamic Beauty: Sculpture of Art Nouveau Paris, 2011, p. 108; Provenance: Bonhams, New York, June 10, 2005, sale 13102, lot 1065

Sale Price: $9,375

Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000

Condition Report

Losses to gilding throughout, some spots of oxidation and verdigris. A few minor flecks to marble base.