With initials J.A. - Statuette of a monk who has looked too deep into the glass - Terracotta

Description
With initials J.A. - Statuette of a monk who has looked too deep into the glass - Terracotta
Austria - Circa 1900

A detailed statue of a monk who confesses to his sins. He has had one too many. In his hat he has a number of (forbidden?) fruits. Next to him is an empty beer barrel. This statue is in a beautiful patinated condition.
Statue is signed at the bottom. J.A
The bottle of wine is not included.

The dimensions are approx.:

Height: 31 cm
Length of the base: 13.5 cm
Width of the base: 11 cm
Weight: 1770 grams (1.77 kg)

Lot details
Object
Statuette of a monk who has looked too deep into the glass
Material
Terracotta
Designer/ Artist
With initials J.A.
Estimated Period
Circa 1900
Country of Origin
Austria
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in