Collomb, Paul

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Charles LEMANCEAU French Art Deco Horse Sculpture "At The Winning Post", 1930s
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Biography

Born in 1905 in Paris. Grand Prix de la Ville de Paris after school. Laureate of Ecole Estienne, Ecole Boulle and Ecole des Arts appliques.


In 1923, he works for Primavera. In 1925, he exhibits in the Salon d'Automne with his fellows : Eugene Printz, Louis Sognot, Van Dongen, Vlaminck, Raoul Dufy, Jean Dunand, Henri Matisse, Le Corbusier, Jules Leleu, Robert Mallet-Stevens, Fernand Leger and Maurice Utrillo. In this period, he works for Saint-Clement and Dim. From 1930, for Maurice Dufrene, Primavera and Sainte-Radegonde.


Specialist of animal sculptures, he is one of the most important sculptors in the French Art Deco period.



Auction results

Drouot - 27 may 2015 - Paris

Le chat
Crackle glazed ceramic
H : Cm : 63 cm - Inch : 24 3/4 in

Price realized :€900+25% ($1,008 USD +25%)
Christie's - 10 march 2010 - London

A FRENCH STONE MODEL OF A PANTHER 
BY CHARLES LEMANCEAU (1905-1980), CIRCA 1920 
Inscribed 'LEMANCEAU. Sc' 
15½ in. (39.5 cm.) high; 34 in. (86 cm.) wide; 10 in. (25.5 cm.) wide

Price realized : £5,625 GBP ($8,387 USD)