Lot 61: L. C. Busch, Bronze Figure 'Boy with Thorn', Berlin, E. 19th C.
December 2, 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
Bronze, founded, brownish patinated
Berlin, late 19th century
L. C. Busch, 'Bronce-Waaren-Fabrik' Berlin
Backside of the plinth with foundry stamp: 'L.C. Busch Berlin'
Sculptural worked figure of a boy sitting on a stump while withdrawing a thorn from the sole of his left foot
On a rectangular plinth
Height: c. 33 cm
Bronze figure 'Boy with Thron' also known as 'Spinario' after the famous original figure in the Palazzo dei Conservatori in Roma
The bronze figure is in age-related condition with an according patina and scratch marks. The left leg as well as both upper arms with cracks.
Bronce-Waaren-Fabrik L. C. Busch, Berlin
The bronze manufactory, formerly P. Stotz & Cie. in Stuttgart, made art and metal foundries, emails, furnishings etc. Figures from the bronze manufactory stand for example in the park of Sanssouci. (kre)
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