Lot 24: Soapstone Sculpture Group The Red Army Soldiers
October 4, 2012
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Soapstone Sculpture Group The Red Army Soldiers and their Supporting Militia and Peasants, hand-carved commemorative cream soapstone sculpture group of Red Army soldiers ambushing the enemy (Japanese), the whole on shaped green marble raised base, 190 x 324 x 140 mm, 1937-1944. ***This sculpture depicts the people's support for the army and illustrates how the whole country was mobilised to fight against the Japanese invaders..