August 02, 2019 10:00 AM EDT Cleveland


Dimitri Chiparus (Romanian, 1888-1950) Chryselephantine Sculpture

Oriental Dancer


bronze and ivory

base inscribed Chiparus, underside marked 7 on pant leg and beneath foot

inscribed on front corner of base MADE IN FRANCE 372

ht. 15.75, wd. 6.75, dp. 4.75 in. 


Splits to ivory on each arm and back of neck, finger on left hand broken, crack to top of base. Areas of green patina. Remnants of paint to body. Splits to underside of left arm. Figure loose on pedestal; needs to be tightened.


Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
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