+44 (0)208 133 5895

Scarab Antiques

Enquire about this item

Maurice Delannoy La Grace Art Deco silvered metal medal on bakelite

I love this plaque which makes a great pair with the other one that is on the site. The round silvered metal medal is by Maurice Delannoy and depicts a woman in profile in the foreground with a gazelle behind her. The medal is signed "M Delannoy." and is fastened to a rectangular chestnut coloured bakelite plaque that has the words "La Grace" embossed below the plaque and the words "Edite par La Gerbe d'Or Paris". The bakelite plaque has a triangular metal hook on the rear to enable it to be hung on the wall.
I think that this plaque was promotion material for La Gerbe d'Or which was a jewellery shop in Paris.

Approximate dimensions:
Weight: 1.7ozs - 47gms
Dimensions: 3.93ins x 3.27ins x 0.39ins - 10cms x 8.3cms x 1cm

Maurice Delannoy, (1885 – 1972)
French sculptor and engraver of coins and medals.
He studied at the Ecole Germain Pilon where he was a pupil of Charles Valton & Jules Edward Roine
He was an associate of and exhibited at the Society of French Artists and received a bronze medal in 1923 and a silver medal in 1926.
He designed coins for Morocco, Lebanon & Monaco and was made a Chevalier of the Legion d’Honneur in 1947

Condition:
Very good with some slight marking to the bakelite plaque
Price:
£125.00
Reference:
SCA10143
Add to Cart

This item has been successfully added to the cart. View cart

Add to Wish List

Back to results

Enquire about this item

Join The Club

The Scarab Club

Gain exclusive access to early stock releases, utilise our finder service, receive email updates and much more.

Register your details with us to join The Scarab Club

Already a member? LOG IN

Join The Scarab Club

Other items of interest

  • Shagreen Art Deco table mirror

    £950 Details

  • 1932 Emile Monier athletics bronze medal

    £65 Details

  • Jean Luce 6 acid etched glass knife rests

    £450 Details

Back to the top ^