H. 40 cm x L. 51 cm. x W. 24 cm.
H. 15.8 inch x L. 20.1 inch x W. 9.5 inch.
“Statuettes of the Art Deco period” Alberto Shayo.
“Dictionnaire illustré des sculpteurs animaliers & fondeurs de l’antiquité à nos jours “ by Jean Charles Hachet. Argus Valentines.
“Art deco sculpture” by Victor Arwas, Academy.
“Art deco and other figures” by Brian Catley, Antique collectors
Art Deco bronze sculpture, bust of the famous French aviator and hero Jean Mermoz who lived from 1901 untill 1930.
The sculpture is signed by Alexandre Kelety and has the Patroulleau foundry mark. Stamped Bronze.
Beautiful green patina with ligher shades. The bust is mounted on an impressive Belgian Black marble base. France ca. 1930.