2 May 2012
Georg Kolbe (1877-1947)
signed with monogram and stamped with foundry mark 'H NOACK BERLIN' (on the underside of the left foot)
bronze with brown patina
Height: 10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm.)
Conceived in 1928; this bronze version cast in 1972
B. Gerald Cantor, Los Angeles.
Gift from the above to the family of the present owner, 1974.
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U. Berger, Georg Kolbe-Leben und Werk, Katalog der Kolbe-Plastiken im Georg-Kolbe-Museum, Berlin, 1990, p. 316, no. 120 (another cast illustrated, p. 317).
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