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Erté
Athena - Porcelain Collector Plate - 1990

1990

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About

Athena Plate is an original decorative limited edition porcelain plate realized in the 1990s. This very rare plate was produced for House Of Ertè in fine porcelain. The plate reproduced the artwork "Athena" realized by the artist in 1986. The back of the plate reads: “House of Erte. Athena Limited Edition Plate No. HD6811 Fine Porcelain The Franklin Mint”. Good conditions except for very little and light sign of scotch on the back.

Details

  • Creator
    Erté (1892 - 1990, Russian)
  • Creation Year
    1990
  • Dimensions
    Height: 8.08 in. (20.5 cm)Width: 8.08 in. (20.5 cm)Depth: 0.79 in. (2 cm)
  • Medium
  • Movement & Style
  • Period
  • Condition
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  • Gallery Location
    Roma, IT
  • Reference Number
    Seller: M-1054261stDibs: LU65035813642

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    to United States 0, arrives in 1-2 weeks.
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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Aix en Provence, France
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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About the Artist

Erté

Born Romain de Tirtoff (1892–1990) in St. Petersburg, Russia, to an aristocratic family, the artist known as Erté — a pseudonym derived from the French pronunciation of his initials — was a Renaissance man of the art and design world. He worked in graphic arts, interior design, fashion, jewelry and set design for the stage and silver screen, becoming a leader of the Art Deco style.

Moving to Paris in 1912, Erté worked as a fashion designer under couturier Paul Poiret before securing a job with Harper’s Bazaar as a cover artist. Over 22 years, Erté created more than 240 magazine covers alongside his ongoing work in fashion design. Extending his prolific career into theater sets, costumes, prints and lithographs, he became one of the most famous artists of the era. Erté’s style — a combination of the nature-inspired flourishes of Art Nouveau and bold, geometric linework — directly contributed to the birth of Art Deco, earning him the nickname “the Father of Art Deco.”

After a lull of creative production in the 1940s and 1950s, Erté reentered the public eye in the 1960s, when a renewed interest in Art Deco had taken shape. Creating colorful lithographs, bold serigraphs (silk-screen prints) and bronze sculptures, he contributed to a resurgence of the style in France and beyond. This late-life acclaim for his art led to exhibitions in museums and galleries all over the world as well as his first published monograph in 1970. That same year he was awarded the title of Chevalier du Mérite Artistique et Cultural and in 1976 was named Officier des Arts et Lettres by the French government. Today, Erté’s works are in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, in New York, the Victoria and Albert Museum in London and LACMA in Los Angeles..

On 1stDibs, browse a collection of Erté art, including fine-art prints, paintings and other works.

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