Demetre Chiparus 'The Squall', a gilt bronze and carved ivory figure, circa 1925
Lot 825Y
Demetre Chiparus (Romanian, 1888-1950): 'The Squall', a gilt bronze and carved ivory figure, circa 1925
Sold for AU$ 60,000 (US$ 56,193) inc. premium
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Demetre Chiparus (Romanian, 1888-1950):
'The Squall', a gilt bronze and carved ivory figure, circa 1925
Modelled as a young woman wearing a cloche hat, fur-trimmed coat and muff, leaning over as a gust of wind catches her, on an onyx base, signed D.H. Chiparus ETLING PARIS in the bronze,
31cm high (12" high)

Footnotes

  • Please see Alberto Shayo, Chiparus, Master of Art Deco,, Abbeville Press Publishers, 1999, plate 3, page 71 for a similar example
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