Antique Patinated Bronze Figure of a Boy on a Tortoise by Otto Geyer

Antique Patinated Bronze Figure of a Boy on a Tortoise by Otto Geyer

Otto Geyer (1843-1914) German

An early 20th century patinated bronze figure of a young boy balancing on the back of a tortoise. His arms outstretched, looking downward with one leg raised, supported by a tortoise standing on square marble plinth. The figure lifting out from the base. Golden brown patination.

Figure height 5 1/8” (13cm)

Overall height 7 1/2” (19cm)

Width 3 1/2”  (9cm)

Depth 2 1/2” (6.5cm)

Circa 1910

German

 

 

 

Born in Charlottenburg on January 8th, 1843 he died there in March 1914. He sculpted statues and bas-reliefs for churches and public buildings in the Berlin area.

£ 695

Stock: 4122
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