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Art Deco Bronzes


The William Van Alen designed Chrysler building epitomises Art Deco style for some and the Rockefeller Center for others. The pronounced geometric forms of Art Deco archirecture is one way to describe the period, the decorative arts and interior design are two other related dimensions.

The impact of the Art Deco period scluptors Bruno Zach, Josef Lorenzl, Demetre Chiparus and Ferdinand Preis was just as towering when expressed in bronze and ivory as anything  constructed in steel, glass and concrete. Whereas the design of iconic buildings in the United States was influenced by the desire for both beauty and utility the latter was not a design requirement for the visual arts and Art Deco bronzes.


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Javotte A Small Bronze Bust of Maiden by Villanis c1900

Javotte A Small Bronze Bust of Maiden by Villanis c1900

Head slightly lowered to one side and the demure downwards glance. Typical Villanis

£450.00

Erotic Dancer by Bruno Zach Original Art Deco Bronze

Erotic Dancer by Bruno Zach Original Art Deco Bronze

This is a cold painted bronze Erotic Dancer by Bruno Zach . The "dust paint" , the enamels, were applied layer by layer often when the cast figurine was still cooling. This is known as cold painting as the enamels are not fired onto the surface.

£4,300.00

The Riding Whip by Bruno Zach Original Art Deco Bronze

The Riding Whip by Bruno Zach Original Art Deco Bronze

Bruno Zach was born in the Ukraine and emigrated to Austria to study sculpture at the Vienna Academy. He later travelled to Berlin to depict females that were inspired by the risqué and racy night life. His lithe ladies are often confident and empowered,

£7,000.00

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