Mid-Century Modern Limed and Sculpted Wooden Figurine of a Faun by Heifetz

$675.00
Quantity available: 1

This delightful carved wooden statue of a faun from Heifetz dates from the 1950s or 1960s. Measures:  19 x 4.25 x 4.15 in. Heifetz was known primarily for their abstract and figurative lighting crafted from a variety of materials, including ceramics and carved wood. The influential design team of A.W. and Marion Geller created lighting designs for the firm.  They also produced decorative sculpture such as this figurine which are more rare and highly collectible today. Distinguished by their horns, human upper body and legs and hooves of a goat, fauns are the place spirits of the untamed woodlands in Roman mythology. They were associated with satyrs, the wild and drunken followers of Bacchus. ( Bacchanalian )

Item Details

Reference #:
bp_235
Quantity
1
Category
Fine Art
SubCategory
Sculptures
Department
Antiques (approx100yrs)
Year
c1950s-1960s
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
Excellent
Material