Russian Sculptures

Samoyed on skis. Statuette

    Samoyed on skis. Statuette

    Russian Empire, Saint-Petersburg

    Model: 1863 Casting: mid-1860s

    Lieberich, Nikolay, Alexander Sokolov art bronze factory

    Bronze, rock crystal; casting, patination, chasing, mounting

    23.3 x 18.5 x 7.9


    Young Samoyed figurine dressed in shaggy fur parka with hood, hat with fur trim and fur boots with lapels, standing on wide skis lined with fur and leaning with his right hand on long spear with pointed tip is mounted on irregular rock crystal base imitating ice.