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    Sale 12273

    Historical Design

    26 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 70

    DEMETRE CHIPARUS 1886-1947

    'BAYADERE', CIRCA 1925

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    DEMETRE CHIPARUS 1886-1947
    'BAYADERE', CIRCA 1925
    patinated, gilt and cold-painted bronze, ivory, marble base
    20 ¾ in. (52.8 cm.) high
    signed in cast D. H. Chiparus

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    Pre-Lot Text



    Other examples illustrated:
    B. Catley, Art Deco and Other Figures, Woodbridge, 1979, p. 87;
    A. Shayo, Chiparus Master of Art Deco, London, 1999, p. 129, pl. 61.