Demetre Chiparus 'Priestess' a Cold-painted Bronze & Carved Ivory Figure, circa 1925
Lot 75Y
Demetre Chiparus 'Priestess' a Cold-painted Bronze and Carved Ivory Figure, circa 1925
Sold for £16,250 (US$ 27,313) inc. premium
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Demetre Chiparus
'Priestess' a Cold-painted Bronze and Carved Ivory Figure, circa 1925
modelled as a woman in long patterned halterneck dress and headdress, stood on the balls of her feet with her arms stretched skyward, on a shaped marble base
55.5cm high, signed in the cast 'D.H Chiparus'

Footnotes

  • For a similar study please see Alberto Shayo 'Chiparus; Master of Art Deco', second edition, Abbeville Publishing, 1999, pg. 180
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