Demetre Chiparus 'Tender Promises' an Art Deco Patinated Bronze and Carved Ivory Group, circa 1925
Lot 69* Y Ф
Demetre Chiparus
'Tender Promises' an Art Deco Patinated Bronze and Carved Ivory Group, circa 1925
£ 12,000 - 15,000
US$ 16,000 - 20,000

Lot Details
Demetre Chiparus
'Tender Promises' an Art Deco Patinated Bronze and Carved Ivory Group, circa 1925
modelled as a costumed pair of young lovers in tender confrontation, they kneel on a variegated stepped marble base
27.7cm high x 50cm long, engraved to base 'Chiparus'

Footnotes

  • For a similar model please see 'Chiparus Master of Art Deco' by Alberto Shayo 2016 page 92.
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