Demetre Chiparus (Romanian, 1888-1950): 'Fancy Dress' a silvered and patinated bronze group of Pierrot and Columbine, circa 1925
Modeled as a dancing couple, each balancing on one foot while looking into each other's eyes, on a stepped marble base, signed D.H. Chiparus in the marble, 49cm high (19" high)
Please see Alberto Shayo, Chiparus, Master of Art Deco, Abbeville Press Publishers, 1999, plate 23, page 91 for an image of a similar study in bronze and ivory and Bryan Catley, Art Deco and Other Figures, Chancery House Publishing, 1978 page 79 for a bronze version.
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