Demetre Chiparus 'Antinea' An Impressive Cold Painted Bronze and Ivory Figure of an Egyptian Dancer, circa 1930
Lot 249Y
Demetre Chiparus
'Antinea' An Impressive Cold Painted Bronze and Ivory Figure of an Egyptian Dancer, circa 1930
Sold for £78,000 (US$ 98,762) inc. premium

Lot Details
Demetre Chiparus
'Antinea' An Impressive Cold Painted Bronze and Ivory Figure of an Egyptian Dancer, circa 1930
modelled as a lady in exotic costume and balanced sur les points, holding her green and gilt decorated cloak above her head, on a shaped variated marble and onyx plinth
67.5cm high, signed 'D H Chiparus' to the marble, stamped 'Bronze'

Footnotes

  • Please see Alberto Shayo's 'Chiparus, Master of Art Deco', Abbeville Press, 1999, pg. 153, V. Arwas 'Art Deco Sculpture', Academy Editions/St Martins Press, 1992 pg 46-47 and Brian Catley's 'Art Deco and Other Figures', Antique Collectors Club, 2003 pg. 101 for images of similar studies.
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