He was also a talented painter. Im Max Lewin the curator of what remains of Marcels extensive art collection, comprising ancient, tribal, Asian and European art.
I worked with Marcel summers and in college. Marcel was an unquestioned expert in antiquities and all items in the collection from the ancient world are guaranteed to be authentic. Marcel also had a particular affinity for African tribal art, and while dating such items is problematic, he absolutely had impeccable taste. Some of his opinions on provenance of tribal items have been challenged. There are also Asian items of various quality, and many fine and genuine items from primitive cultures including relatively contemporary (a few hundred years old) and both neolithic and upper paleolithic items.
Many of the items have archaeological markings. The item "BIG DECORATED ANCIENT MIDDLE EASTERN POTTERY GLOBULAR POT JAR VESSEL c 1000 BCE" is in sale since Sunday, July 19, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Middle East".
collection" and is located in Asheville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.