A bronze group of a mounted Cossack and Maiden
marked E. Lancere, by the Shopin Foundry, 1875
Realistically cast, the Cossack traditionally dressed and armed, with his right arm around the maiden seated astride the horse, on oval base, marked on the base
15in. (38cm.) long
For a similar group dated 1873 from the Morand foundry see Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Sculpture 18th to Early 20th Century: Catalogue, (Leningrad, 1988), no.646.