Offered by: Lobel Modern, Inc.
NYDC, 200 Lexington Ave., Suite 915 New York City, NY 10016 , United States Call Seller 212.242.9075


Philip and Kelvin LaVerne "Ming" Wall Art in Bronze and Pewter 1960s (Signed)

$ 7,500
  • Description
    Stunning wall-hanging "Ming" plaque in patinated bronze and pewter with hand-applied enamels by Philip & Kelvin LaVerne, American 1960's (etched “P+K LaVerne” on bottom).This work of art was typically incorporated into a small table. This wall hanging version is unique and rare. The coloration is superb.

    Sculpture, Bronze and Pewter Tables, The Art of Philip LaVerne catalog with gold and white cover published in the 1960’s, page 8 shows a photo of 2 tables with tops from this series. In the back of the catalog is a description which reads: “MING #131 PAIR:
    The extraordinary artistry of the Ming Period is superbly captured…. The traditional Ming warrior holding the invincible sword is carved of bronze and pewter.”
  • More Information
    Documentation: Signed
    Origin: United States
    Period: 1950-1979
    Materials: Bronze, Pewter, Polychrome Enamels, Handcrafted.
    Condition: Good. Condition: Excellent
    Creation Date: 1960s
    Styles / Movements: Modernism
    Dealer Reference #: sculpture168
    Incollect Reference #: 569415
  • Dimensions
    W. 18 in; H. 18 in; D. 0.5 in;
    W. 45.72 cm; H. 45.72 cm; D. 1.27 cm;
Message from Seller:

Lobel Modern was established by Evan Lobel in NYC in 1998 to promote important 20th century designers whose originality and exceptional craftsmanship and materials transformed their works into art. The gallery showcases period furniture, lighting, art, and decorative arts. Lobel Modern takes the condition of their inventory very seriously. If a work is not in original immaculate condition then it is restored by hand to the highest possible standards by Lobel Modern's artisans.

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