Signed on the base D. Material: marble, onyx, and cold painted white metal. Chiparus, also known as Dumitru Chipru, is the most famous sculptor on art deco period. He was born in Dorohoi. In 1909 he went to Italy.
Where he attended the classes of Italian sculptor Raffaello Romanelli. In 1912 he traveled to Paris to attend the Ecole des Beaux Arts. To pursue his art at the classes of Antonin Mercie. Sculptures of Dimitri Chiparus represent the classical manifestation of Art Deco style in decorative bronze ivory white metal and terracotta sculpture. Demétre Chiparus died in 1947.
Measures: 22 cm / 9.4 in. Long, 10 cm / 4,2 in.Deep and 27 cm / 11.4 in. One typical fisure on one onyx plaque, but not damaged.
The figures that we offer have almost one hundred years, so it is normal that they can have some damage to the patina, or small flaws in the marble of the bases. Those damages will always be identified both in the written description, as in the photographs accompanying the announcement.
All the pieces that we offer are original art deco pieces. Whenever we can detect restorations, we mention it. The item "CHIPARUS FRENCH ART DECO SCULPTURE STATUE LADY WITH MIRROR.1930's" is in sale since Thursday, July 20, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Periods & Styles\Art Deco".
The seller is "gorgona_antiques" and is located in Madrid. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe.Chiparus