Franz Bergman Cold-Painted Bronze Figurine of Man in Prayer
This cold-painted bronze figurine from Franz Bergman depicts an Arab gentleman praying while kneeling on a prayer rug, with walking stick and shoes to his side. Height: 5 in; 12.7 cm. Marked GESCHUTZT with style number 2082 on underside, and on his robes on his left side near the rug. This model is shown in plate 4805 in volume 4 of Bronzes: Sculptors and Founders, 1800-1930, edited by Harold Berman.