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    Sale 2100

    An Important Private Collection of French Bronze and Ivory Figures

    13 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1

    DEMETRE H. CHIPARUS (1886-1947)

    'FOOTSTEPS' A PATINATED BRONZE AND IVORY FIGURE, CIRCA 1928**

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    DEMETRE H. CHIPARUS (1886-1947)
    'Footsteps' A Patinated Bronze and Ivory Figure, circa 1928**
    on onyx base, edited by Etling
    23 in. (58.4 cm.) high
    base marked DH Chiparus and Etling Paris


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    cf. A. Shayo, Chiparus Master of Art Deco, New York, 1999, p. 158, pl. 89. V. Arwas, Art Deco Sculpture, London, 1992, p. 65.
    B. Catley, Art Deco and other figures, Antique Collector's Club, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 1978, p. 99.