As Austrian cold painted bronze figure of an Arab boy reading on green rug  circa 1900
Lot 2149
As Austrian cold painted bronze figure of an Arab boy reading on green rug circa 1900
Sold for US$ 937 inc. premium
Lot Details
As Austrian cold painted bronze figure of an Arab boy reading on green rug
circa 1900
together with an Austrian cold painted figure of an Arab boy praying over a Koran, both probably by Franz Bergman
height of larger figure 2 1/2in (6.4cm); width of larger figure 4 1/2in (11.4cm); height of smaller figure 2in (5cm)

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    Joseph Zobel, Antique Vienna Bronzes, Schiffer Publishing, Atglen, Pennsylvania, 2008. See page 170 for a similar example of an Arab boy praying over a Koran.
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