Beautifully modeled figure. Stands on its own as a piece of sculpture. 1915-1925. Lovely patina, no damage. Figure measures 7″ high.
The popularity of bronze-clad bookends was highest during the pinnacle period of Art Deco, and included many other decorative items sculpted in bronze. The Art Deco period began after WWI and ended just before WWII, but has seen numerous periods of revival in ensuing years.