The Palm Leaf Dancer

Sculptor: Franz Xavier Bergman

Origin: Austrian

h: 12.5 in. x w: 6 in.

Year: 1900


An Austrian Art Nouveau polychromed bronze & marble Orientalist sculpture "The Palm Leaf Dancer" by, Franz Bergman of an Arab woman under a Palm Leaf desending down carpeted stairs a top its original marble base. The bronze retains its original poly-chromed finish and is in good condition with age appropriate wear. The sculpture is signed with the Bergman mark displaying the letter B within a cartouche.

The identical model is photographed in "Antique Vienna Bronzes" by, Joseph Zwobel; Schiffer Publishing Ltd. ©2008 pg.150