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Art Deco bronze sculpture bust of aviator Jean Mermoz

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. 
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Artist / Maker Alexandre Kelety
Signature/ Marks Kelety. Patrouilleau foundry mark. Stamped Bronze.
Style Art Deco
Date 1930
Material Bronze with green patina. Belgian Black marble base.
Origin France
Size (cm) H. 40 cm x L. 51 cm. x W. 24 cm.
Size (inches) H. 15.8 inch x L. 20.1 inch x W. 9.5 inch.
Condition Very good.
Literature “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
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Art Deco bronze sculpture bust of aviator Jean Mermoz