French ceramic box by Demetre Chiparus. This same box can be viewed in the new Chiparus book by Alberto Shayo on page 263 and the title is Vestale. Artist painted signature to the side at the back CHIPARUS and bearing (in script) on the underside the manufacture’s trademark: EDITIONS ETLING / PARIS / FRANCE in red ink plus a logo with the initials SEGB. A French art deco piece manufactured in France circa 1920s at the beginning of the Art-Deco era.
Very good condition.
6.75 inches (17cm) wide, 9 inches (23cm) high.