Large Art Deco Group in Glazed Porcelain Biscuit - Ref 08809
by Bohumil REZL (1899-1963)
at Villenauxe-la-Grande
France, Late 1920s

Width: 21.9"(55.5cm), Height: 11.6"(29.5cm), Depth: 7"(18cm)

Incised signature "B.Rezl" and "Depose" mark, and Villenauxe stamps on the back of the base (see photo)

Condition : excellent !

The sculptor Bohumil REZL was born on September 17, 1899 in Czechoslovakia.
He emigrated to Paris in 1926, where he began to create models for the manufacture of Villenauxe
Around 1933, he moved to Villenauxe-la-Grande to work at the factory
In 1951, he returned to Czechoslovakia where he died in 1963
Passionate about astronomy, B. Rezl spoke several languages
His production of statuettes is much sought after today