Bronze with brown patina Monogrammed "AB" (in ligature) on verso of the sketchbook, inscribed "A.B. 1" on verso of plinth. 20,5 x 8 x 12 cm (8 x 3,1 x 4,7 in) This is a very early work, executed by the artist during his study years at the Düsseldorf Academy. [CB].
LITERATURE: Dominique Egret (publisher), Arno Breker. Ein Leben für das Schöne, Tübingen 1996, cf. illu. 6.