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    Sale 7716

    20th Century Decorative Art and Design

    7 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 87

    DEMETRE CHIPARUS (1886-1947)

    CIVA, CIRCA 1928

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    DEMETRE CHIPARUS (1886-1947)
    CIVA, CIRCA 1928
    cold-painted, parcel-gilt and silvered bronze, ivory, the later plinth of brown and white onyx incorporating internal lighting
    21¼ in. (54 cm.) high; 15 in. (38 cm.) wide; 9½ in. (24 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    The vendor advises that the sculpture was purchased by his father during a business trip to Paris around 1946.