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    Sale 7578

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    30 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 42

    DEMETRE CHIPARUS

    DANCER OF OLYNTHUS, CIRCA 1925

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    DEMETRE CHIPARUS
    DANCER OF OLYNTHUS, CIRCA 1925
    ivory, gilt-bronze, on onyx plinth
    14½ in. (36.8 cm.) high
    signed on the plinth Chiparus


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    The illustration in the catalogue for lot 42 incorrectly depicts lot 45. The correct illustration for lot 42 is displayed on lotfinder.


    Literature

    Alberto Shayo, Chiparus, Master of Art Deco, New York, 1993, p. 103 (design illustrated).