info Goldscheider couple
Gorgeous terracotta pair of oriental busts by
The couple, richly detailed and with polychrome patina!
Great details!! Very good condition!! late 19th century
The man has the Goldscheider stamp on the back and the woman is numbered. High 23 cm and 16 and 15 cm wide.
Friedrich Goldscheider: born on 6 November 1845, Bohemia; he died on 19 January 1897, Nice, France
Friedrich Goldscheider and his successors were by far the most important manufacturers of terracotta sculptures, both by the quality and quantity of their production.
Golscheider sculptures are world famous and sought after as items of numerous collections all over the world.
He exhibited in all major events in Austria and France, e.g. at the World Expositions. He won many awards.