DEMETRE CHIPARUS. AN ART DECO GILT AND PATINATED BRONZE FIGURE OF WOMAN WITH MIRROR
DEMETRE CHIPARUS. AN ART DECO GILT AND PATINATED BRONZE FIGURE OF WOMAN WITH MIRROR, C1925 on onyx plinth, signed Chiparus, 43cm h, mirror detached from hand but presentA bronze and ivory version of this figure is illustrated Shayo (Alberto) Chiparus Master of Art Deco, 2nd edition, New York 1999, plt 27. On that example the figure holds in her left hand a pointed mirror, whereas the mirror in the present figure is that found on Chiparus' Venetian Lady (Shayo, plt 103).
Estimate: £600 - 1000
Sold for £3200