Sleeping Jew

Boris Schatz

High relief image of the head of an aged, bearded man. A prayer shawl covers the top of his head. The cast is painted brown to imitate bronze. Back of sculpture is flat, hollow, suitable for mounting on a wall. Cast by H. Gladenbeck & Sohn, Berlin.

Name: Sleeping Jew
Artist: Boris Schatz
Origin: Berlin, Germany, 1902
Medium: Cast Plaster, Paint
Dimensions: 18 x 11 1/2 x 5 3/4 in.
Credit: Maurice Spertus Collection
Catalog Number: 2001.4