Lot 232
After Alfred-Auguste Janniot

LA RÉCOLTE DU CACAO ET DU COTON, art deco patinated bronze bas relief panel, height 75.5" — 191.8cm, width 24.5" — 62.2cm


Est. $8000/12000
Realised: $9600
Auction Date: 12/06/2017


Provenance: Christie’s, Paris, Collection of Simone Dray - Art Déco, 8 June, 2006, Lot 3

Note: ‘The Harvest of Cocoa and Cotton’ is one of a series of works commissioned for the Musée des Colonies at the Paris Colonial Exposition of 1931. The artist is also known for the relief ‘Friendship Between America and France’ above the main entrance of La Maison Fraçaise at Rockefeller Center in NYC as well as the interiors of the ocean liners ‘Isle de France’ and ‘Normandy’.


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