Art Deco Tiger George Lavroff circa 1930
Art Deco Tiger
circa 1930
George Lavroff
22 x 60.5 x 14.5 cm
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Signed “G.Lavroff”

George Lavroff is born in Siberia on April 18, 1895.

He first produces sculptures in Siberia, then in Moscow.

In 1927, George Lavroff is sent to France where he creates many art déco animal sculptures, produced in bronze and ceramics by several art editors. These sculptures bring him fame in the Western world.

In 1935, George Lavroff returns to Moscow where he becomes an official artist and creates monumental sculptures and busts of Soviet rulers.

Sculptor George Lavroff dies on August 29, 1991.