Erte bronze nowl 'Fruit of life"
Bronze bowl "Fruit Of Life" by Erte Romain de Tirtoff.
Signed: Erte, 1985 Con Ker
Height: 8.5" (21 cm)
Diameter: 11" (28 cm)
Romain de Tirtoff (23 November 1892 – 21 April 1990) was a Russian-born French artist and designer known by the pseudonym Erté, the French pronunciation of his initials, R.T. He was a diversely talented 20th-century artist and designer who flourished in an array of fields, including fashion, jewellery, graphic arts, costume and set design for film, theatre, and opera, and interior decor.