Windy Day by Chiparus

Windy Day by Chiparus
  • Demetre Chiparus Windy Day School Girl
  • Demetre Chiparus Windy Day School Girl 7696a
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A charming early 20th Century cold painted Art Deco bronze figure of a young school girl carrying her satchel whilst holding her hat to her head so it doesn’t blow away in the wind with very fine detail, raised on shaped cream onyx plinth, signed Chiparus

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£ 3,850

Additional Information

Height

Condition

Circa

Materials

Cold Painted Bronze

Book Ref

Art Deco and Other Figures by Bryan Catley

Page No.

64

Chiparus Windy Day – Children Series

Neighbourhood children often came to Chiparus’s atelier in the rue Barrault, and Chiparus cajoled them into posing for him. Julienne recalls, ‘Those were the least expensive models of all. They were content with a few sweets.’ Those afternoon sessions resulted in a number of sentimental and amusing pieces, known as the children series. This was Chiparus’s first series, preceding his sculptures of dazzling, sophisticated young

 

Chiparus

Demetre Chiparus is perhaps the most famous proponent of Bronze and Ivory Art Deco figurines and certainly one of the most important sculptors of the Art Deco period. His sculptures are famous for their elegance and style and are much sought after by Art Deco collectors. You can read all about Chiparus in our article here.

 

SKU: 7696

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