29 October 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
'L'AGE DU BRONZE', A PATINATED WHITE METAL FIGURE, CIRCA 1925
the athletic man straining to bend a metal girder, raised on marble base, signed to the marble D. H. Chiparus
35in. (89cm.) long
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Alberto Shayo, Chiparus, Master of Art Deco, New York & London, 1999, p. 65 (similar example illustrated).
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