Russian Sculptures

Night pasture

    Night pasture

    Russia, St. Petersburg

    The 1870s

    Naps, Eugene, Woerffel bronze and lapidary art factory

    Bronze; casting, patinating

    19.1 x 21.5 x 9.5 cm

    On the bottom: "SCULP NAPS" and "FABR.C.F.WOERFFEL"


    Sculptural composition "Night Pasture" features a bare-footed peasant boy in the old-style peaked cap riding a horse. The boy uses folded matting for a saddle. The rider is followed by a running mongrel barking at the horse. The composition is mounted on oval base.