Just Andersen Denmark Art Deco Fish With Open Mouth Figure Disko "bronze" Metal For Sale
JUST ANDERSEN Denmark ART DECO FISH with Open Mouth Figure Disko "Bronze" Metal
RARE, FINE VINTAGE FIGURE DANISH DESIGNER,JUST ANDERSEN
JUST ANDERSEN, Denmark,Art Deco Fish with Open MouthFigure
Offered is a magnificent Just Andersen disko metal figurine. Just Andersen(1884-1943) wasone of Denmark's' most famous and notable designers. As adecorative sculptor, his metal works in pewter, bronze and disko metal were extremely popular both as works of art, and for the innovative design elements. The disko metal is very similarto bronze coloration, with a slight greenish tint and develops a beautiful even patina.
He also designed gold and silver jewelry throughout his lifetime for his own smithyas well as for several well known Danish workshops. These items are also relatively rare and desirable.
Thissculpturedepicts an art deco fish designed with open mouth. The piece has outstanding lifelike detail - scales, fins, etc. The figurine is extremely realistic and lifelike. It is approximately 5.5 " high and 4" wide.
The fishis in excellent overall vintage condition with abeautiful even patina.It is heavy and dense with 35.8ounces (1013 grams).
Just Anderson invented disko metal and it was very popular in Denmark in 1920's to 1940's period. It is just as beautiful and durable as bronze with desirable patina. Hewas mostcollected for his sculptural metal works.
Hallmarks on thebottom include JustA (Just inside an A triangle) mark, and1389 (design number).
Circa 1930-40's, thisitem is very hard to find on the antique market.
Shipping is $5.95
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