Mythology as Interpreted by Cybis

Mythology as Interpreted by Cybis

Continuing the review of Cybis’ literature-based portraits naturally leads to their interpretations of characters from Greek, Roman and Chinese mythology. All but two were limited editions. Considering the wealth of subjects from which to choose, it seems a bit surprising that relatively few designs were created in this genre. The actual appearance of the first [...]

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 [...]