Demetre Chiparus  'Fancy Dress' a silvered and patinated bronze group of Pierrot and Columbine, circa 1925
Lot 1050
Demetre Chiparus (Romanian, 1888-1950): 'Fancy Dress' a silvered and patinated bronze group of Pierrot and Columbine, circa 1925
Sold for AU$ 50,400 (US$ 45,629) inc. premium

Lot Details
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)

Footnotes

  • 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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