Kunst und Antiquitäten → A Figure 'Naked Boy with a Necklace of Shells'
Early 20th cent. Bronze with darkbrown patina. Sign.onto the top side of the round plinth 'E. Sichel'. Figure: H. 32 cm, marble base: H. 5 cm. - English painter and sculptor of German-jewish descent, studied under Alphonse Legros and John Macallan Swan at the Slade School of Fine Art in London, regular exhibitions with the Royal Academy and the New English Art Club, worked and lived in Bradford from 1891 until his death. Mus.: Bradford, Cartwright Hall AG); London, Tate Collection. Lit.: Bénézit, vol. 12, p. 1157.