Lot 67

Marcel DAMBOISE (1903-1992)
YOUNG MOORISH GIRL IN A SAROUEL, 1932
Original shellac plaster
Signed (on the terrace next to the right foot): Damboise
Catering
65 x 23 x 13 cm
Inv. MD. S-135-00a

Literature in rapport : Sculptures and drawings by sculptors of the first half of the 20th century, Collection of the Musée national des Beaux-Arts d'Alger, 4 October - 14 December 2003, Musée Despiau-Wlérick Mont-de-Marsan, 2003, p. 45, repr. (Bronze print no. 1).
In the catalogue of the exhibition devoted to the collection of the Musée d'Algiers, published in 2003, Azzedine Antri notes about the Young Moorish woman in sarouel: it is "one of the most important works by the artist produced during his stay in Algeria. Marcel Damboise donated print no. 1, cast by Valsuani, to the Algiers Museum of Fine Arts in 1934 (Inv. IG1626).

Location of the item
France - 75009 Paris