• Russian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2308

    Russian Art

    23 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 247

    A Bronze Group of a Soldier on Horseback Kissing His Sweetheart

    CAST BY C.F. WOERFFEL AFTER THE MODEL BY VASILII GRACHEV, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Bronze Group of a Soldier on Horseback Kissing His Sweetheart
    Cast by C.F. Woerffel after the model by Vasilii Grachev, late 19th century
    On a naturalistic oval base, modeled as a couple embracing on horseback, signed on base in Cyrillic 'LBP GRACHEV' and with foundry mark 'FABR. C.F. WOERFFEL'
    9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITION FUND OF THE CANTON MUSEUM OF ART