Lapidary and Bone-carving Art Items

Russian peasant

    Russian peasant

    Germany, Idar-Oberstein

    20th century

    Dreher, Paul

    Jasper, eosite, agate, malachite; carving, polishing

    Height 17.7


    Russian peasant is carved from various hardstones: the face - carved from eosite, the beard - from brown jasper, the tunic - from red jasper, the trousers - from ochre jasper, the boots and hat - from black agate, raised on a Russian malachite base.