Title: Love Goddess
Medium: Patina on Bronze
Size: 19 ¾” x 9” x 5”
Condition: Very good condition overall, please request condition report for full details
Documentation: Includes Gallery Certificate of Authenticity
Since Erte’s name has become synonymous with the Art Deco movement, its easy to overlook how innovative his fashion designs remained throughout his career. While he was a significant pioneer of the Art Deco movement and remained faithful to the aesthetic, he continued to pioneer new ideas through both his fashion design and his fine art. “Love Goddess” is a fine example of his lifelong fashion design evolution. The Art Deco inspired silhouette has been updated to something befitting of more risqué 1980s when the piece was created. There are also several new ideas in the details of the piece, including earrings that connect to the neckline and intricate bracelets that wrap around the entire arm. Erte’s “Love Goddess” Erte’s impressive abilities as both a fine artist and a fashion designer. The piece comes with a gallery certificate of authenticity.