Sir Henry and The Buccaneer: Cybis Mystery Men

Sir Henry and The Buccaneer: Cybis Mystery Men

Almost all of the Cybis 'Portraits in Porcelain' are readily identifiable characters from Shakespeare, mythology, literature, or history. However, there are two that defy specific identification; one is from the 1980s and the other is a "millennial." Sir Henry, the Knight was introduced in 1986 at $1500 as a limited edition of 350 sculptures. An [...]

Old Testament Biblical Characters by Cybis

Old Testament Biblical Characters by Cybis

Cybis’ various representations of madonnas (old and newer), other religious figures and popes appear in other posts, but the studio also produced several Old Testament character portraits as well. All were limited editions and are shown below in chronological order by introduction year. The first of these was Moses ‘The Great Lawgiver’. It was an [...]

Shakespeare, as Performed by Cybis

Shakespeare, as Performed by Cybis

What better way to start a four-part review of the Cybis ‘literature-based’ studies than with their interpretations of Shakespeare’s immortal characters? I shall leave it to my readers to judge whether or not they think that The Bard would be pleased! But first a quick word about the "Portraits in Porcelain" as Cybis has always [...]