Old Cybis Signatures on New Pieces, New Signatures on Old Pieces, and A Cybis Sticker Discovered

Old Cybis Signatures on New Pieces, New Signatures on Old Pieces, and A Cybis Sticker Discovered

The recent liquidation of the Cybis studio’s holdings has resulted in some important updates on the ‘identification’ front: One wholly unexpected, one positively perplexing, and another somewhat misleading. A Cybis Gummed Sticker It was common practice for the Cordey items to have a gummed sticker affixed before they went out the studio door; enough lamps [...]

Cybis Signatures and Marks

Cybis Signatures and Marks

This chronological review of the various signatures and marks appearing on Cybis porcelain sculptures may be useful when trying to “date” or verify the authenticity of a given piece. Sculptures that were created during the 1940s transitional period (from Cordey to Cybis) can present challenges because some of the signature styles or colors used at [...]