SABINO ART GLASS OPALESCENT CRYSTAL ART DECORATIF STATUE TANAGRA FIGURINE. About the item: Described by Sabino as: Neo-classical styles were another common Art Deco theme... Though it is interesting to note how national outlook dictated exactly which aspect of the ancient world would be borrowed and updated. The totalitarian states, like Russia and Germany, concentrated their efforts on massive public buildings in what became known as the classical modern style.
The French were not so much interested in such unsubtle displays of power, as in the beauty to be gleaned from the ancient world. Tanagra is a term applied to the small terracotta statuettes found in ancient temples at Tanagra, in Greece. In French, however, the term also means a simple and gracious young woman with an elegant figure. This piece is in mint condition, is brand new, and was never displayed. It has been stored since acquisition.
Signed "Sabino Paris" on the bottom of the base of the figurine. It measures approximately 8 inches tall and 4.25 inches wide, and 2.5 inches in diameter (at the base).If you need any additional information and/or photographs, please let me know. This piece of art is the creation of the famed SABINO, known as the Sculptor of Crystal. " His work is a fine example of "Art Deco, the prevalent style of the 1920's. Thank you for looking at this item and please dont hesitate to ask questions, we are happy to help. This comes from a non-smoking business with no pets. Items stated new are brand new and never used and in perfect mint condition. If you can't leave 5 star feedback, please contact me to resolve the situation so I can make you happy! So PLEASE contact me before leaving a less than perfect feedback to discuss any problem. If you leave no feedback..
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The item "SABINO Paris France Opaline Opalescent TANAGRA Nude Woman Statue Figurine" is in sale since Tuesday, February 20, 2018. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\French\Sabino".
The seller is "greekflyboy1964" and is located in San Mateo, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.