Oscar Miestchaninoff (American, born Russia, 1886-1956). <em>Head of a Young Bulgarian</em>, 1920. Bronze with stone base, 19 3/8 x 7 1/2 x 9 3/4 in. (49.2 x 19.1 x 24.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Oscar Miestchaninoff, 58.183. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 58.183_acetate_bw.jpg)

Head of a Young Bulgarian

Artist:Oscar Miestchaninoff

Medium: Bronze with stone base


Dimensions: 19 3/8 x 7 1/2 x 9 3/4 in. (49.2 x 19.1 x 24.8 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 58.183

Image: 58.183_acetate_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Head of a young woman facing frontally with almond-shaped eyes and stylized features; hair is pulled back into a bun at nape of neck; mottled surface texture; head bolted to dark brown, highly polished, square stone base. Condition: Good, few nicks in base.

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