Lot 171. Belly Dancer

Sold:€ 20 000
Auction date:14.11.2018   11:30 UTC +02:00
ID 128277
Lot 171 | Belly Dancer
As early as 1925.

Cold-Painted Bronze, Ivory. Onyx pedestal with bronze plaque. On a rectangular Base pre-bronze plaque displayed with three dancers. On Figure
a young woman in the same costume in a dance pose, the viewer is looking at. Height 40.5 cm.
On the back of the upper side of the socket Ref. 'Chiparus', engraved. Condition A/B.
Collection Of Yasushi Hayashibara, Japan.
- Private Collection, Belgium.

Shayo, Alberto: Chiparus Master of Art Deco, Woodbridge/China in 2016.
The present figure listed and pictured in Fig.26.

Demetre H. Chiparus - and the spirit of the Art Deco

In the roaring 20s in Paris live, Demetre Chiparus, in addition to the currents of art, and a new, modern image of woman, the Garçonne, as well as by the glamorous revues in the Folies Bèrgere or the Moulin Rouge influenced were presented. Here is a guest the famous dancers such as Isadora Duncan, or the Dolly Sisters. Their exotic costumes and dance poses, inspired by Chiparus to its fragile and precious chryselephantinen figures.

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