• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2827

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    22 - 23 September 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 575

    AN AUSTRIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF A SCULPTOR CARVING A MARBLE LION

    CAST FROM THE MODEL BY BRUNO ZACH (1891-1935), FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN AUSTRIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF A SCULPTOR CARVING A MARBLE LION
    CAST FROM THE MODEL BY BRUNO ZACH (1891-1935), FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY
    The bare-chested stone worker swinging the hammer against the chisel, the naturalistic base signed Bruno Zach and with the Broma foundry stamp, mounted on a marble oval plinth
    29 cm. high


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