E.A. Lanceray Bronze, Capture Of A Wild Horse
Evgeni Alexandrovich Lanceray (Russian, 1848-1886), large patinated bronze "Capture of a Wild Kirghiz Horse". Inscribed E. Lanceray in cyrillic, with foundry mark for F. Chopin also in cyrillic. Mounted on a bronze base with a frieze depicting the herding of wild horses. 17 1/2" H x 25?"L x 12" D.
Original lasso pole and rope from rider to wild horse is missing. Old patina. Some oxidation and a couple of areas of bruising and abrasions to the surface. Partial hairline on the top half of the riderís horse tail near base, possible casting flaw, structural integrity uncompromised.