Dakon Goldscheider Art Deco figure - "Bubi" Vienna Austria
c1930, depicting Louise Brooks with her famous bobbed hair,
wearing a stylish shorts outfit.
This is a rare figure being the smaller later version but still
retaining the 1928 hairstyle of model number 5815.
Stefan Dakon 1904-1992.
Apart from Lorenzl, Dakon is probably now one of the best
known of the Art Deco period designers to work 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 6210 -
Goldscheider mark, Austria, impressed Dakon