Bronze subject with medal patina. Blow of heart assured for this marvelous athlete almost naked - just wearing a skirt / loincloth strapped at the waist by an ornamented belt - preparing to launch his huge javelin very high in the sky. A mythical work superbly modeled by the master, who contributed greatly to its immense international renown - with magnificent details: handsome young manly face and curvature of the muscular body contribute to the extraordinary quality of this sumptuous piece with a grandiose and spectacular presence - a pure masterpiece - not to let escape: very difficult to find, especially in large size. Represented in bryan catley's book: "art deco and other figures" - page 77.
1886/1947 - Romanian School - undoubtedly the most famous and most sought-after creative artist of the period. Very often imitated and copied, but never equaled. I answer questions and can show other photos. It will be devoted a great care to the packaging whose cost is included in that of sending.
I propose rare objects, of excellent quality and absolutely authentic. I urge you not to wait until the last moment to make your purchase - the sale is over, any request will be in vain. All my items are old - I do not sell - ever - copy. The item "1920/1930 dh chiparus rare statue sculpture art deco bronze nude athlete has javelin" is on sale since Monday, January 7, 2019.
It is in the category "art, antiques \ furniture, decoration of the twentieth \ art deco \ objects of decoration ". The seller is "hautantic" and is located in villeurbanne. This item can be delivered anywhere in the world.