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My heart belongs to Chiparus Dolly Sisters

November 23rd, 2012 · No Comments

THIS magnificent bronze and ivory figure by the great Romanian-born Art Deco sculptor Demetre Chiparus may not be unique – numerous editions would have been cast – but the two exotic vaudeville dancers it depicts surely were. They were the Dolly Sisters, the original dolly birds, alluringly naughty legends in their own lifetime on both […]

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Tags: Art Deco · Chiparus · Ivory

Chiparus and Preiss – doyens among Art Deco sculptors

October 27th, 2005 · 8 Comments

by Christopher Proudlove©Español | Deutsche | Français | Italiano | Português The new house is causing a problem: it’s just not conducive to anything older than antiques dating from the Twenties. This means that our old oak looks somewhat out of place and I dread to think what is going to happen to our Victorian […]

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Tags: Art Deco · Chiparus · Priess