D H Chiparus ” Innocence “


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A very nice bronze Art Deco sculpture by Demeter Chiparus circa 1930

Old gold patina, on a brown onyx base. Signed D Chiparus on the onyx

Demeter Chiparus is one of the most important sculptor of this era. Always very sought by collectors nowadays.

H    :     14.9″

Very good condition

SKU: 10 04 AC Category:


Demeter H Chiparus ( 1888-1950 ) ,born in Romania, was a student of Jean Boucher and Antonin Mercier. In the 20’s, his work was influenced by the interest in Egypt after the excavation of the Pharaon’s tombs. Then in the 30’s, by the Ballets Russes .He executed many sculptures in bronze and ivory. His work was recognized any time, it’s still the most sought sculptor of this period

Litt “Chiparus Master of Art Deco ” by A Shayo, page 74, for a similar model in bronze and ivory