Cybis Madonna Busts From the 1950s

Cybis Madonna Busts From the 1950s

Because my original 1950s-madonnas post has become so extensive, I have decided to spin off the busts and torso (non-full-figure) pieces into this separate post. The same comments apply for these as for the full figures, including that: almost all of the 1950s religious pieces were cast by Cybis from molds that they purchased from [...]

A Rare Cordey-to-Cybis Madonna and Child

A Rare Cordey-to-Cybis Madonna and Child

As shown in the 1940s Cybis Retail post, occasionally items from that era are found with either a dual signature (Cordey plus Cybis) on the same piece and, in a very few instances, a standard Cordey design item has been found bearing the "M.B. Cybis" signature instead. There aren't many of these "duals" and "duplicates" [...]

The Cybis Madonna Sculptures (1960 – 2000s)

The Cybis Madonna Sculptures (1960 – 2000s)

If you’ve managed to wade through the overview of the 1950s Cybis madonnas you’ll be relieved to know that this one contains only a baker’s dozen! All of the sculptures shown below were introduced in 1960 or later. It’s interesting to see that although the studio’s first ten years produced a veritable population explosion of [...]

Cybis Madonna Sculptures from the 1950s

Cybis Madonna Sculptures from the 1950s

Update: In order to keep this page to a manageable size, it now contains only the full-figure madonna pieces made by Cybis during the 1950s. The busts and torsos depicting a madonna have been spun off into their own separate post. If you are trying to identify a Cybis madonna that has a glazed finish [...]