Lorenzl Goldscheider Art Deco figure - "Pierrette mit Maske"
Vienna Austria c1925, depicting a Pierrette in a stylish floral
This is a beautiful figure with fine airbrushed decoration and
it is attributed to both Lorenzl and Dakon on page 409 of the
book Goldscheider: History of the Company and Catalogue of
Works. Stefan Dakon 1904-1992. Along with Lorenzl probably now
one of the best known of the Art Deco period designers for
Goldscheider (working from 1924) sculpting a wide range of
stylish figures depicting the "modern" woman. He worked in
bronze, spelter and ceramic and also designed for the famous
firms of Katzhutte, Goebel and Keramos.
Model number 5532 -
Goldscheider mark, Austria, indistinctly impressed Lorenzl
Restoration to some very
minor chips. Very minimal crazing.