Unusual Large Modernist Artist's Female Lay Figure

With Stylised Hair and Breasts
Solid Carved Wood with Metal Articulated Joints

Northern European c. 1925

20” high x 5” wide x 2.5” deep

Ref: 37/19

A Really stylish vintage Artist's Mannequin or Lay Figure of good scale and from the birth of the ”modernist” movement. This hand carved female figure unusually has an interesting period hair style, stylised breasts and very practical mechanical articulated joints. The figure is in excellent original untouched condition and can be posed and positioned as one pleases. These working artists figures have a lovely energy and presence and make wonderful individual accents in interior spaces.

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