Erich Schmidt-Kestner, German (1877-1940):  A bronze figural group of Die Abschiedkuss (The Parting
Lot 72
Erich Schmidt-Kestner, German (1877-1940) A bronze figural group of 'Die Abschiedkuss', (The Parting Kiss)
Sold for £2,400 (US$ 4,033) inc. premium
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Erich Schmidt-Kestner, German (1877-1940)
A bronze figural group of 'Die Abschiedkuss', (The Parting Kiss)
signed Erich Schmidt-Kestner and inscribed 'Aktien: Gesellschaft Gladenbeck Berlin', dark brown patination, on a rectangular veined green marble base, 47cm

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  • Erich Schmidt-Kestner was a popular artist of his day, receiving a silver medal in 1901 at the Great Berlin Exhibition and a gold medal in 1904 at the International Exhibition in Munich. The following year in 1905 he was awarded the Rome prize.
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