Sculptor - Frederick Roth
Title - Short Horn Bull
Lost Wax Cast Bronze
Roman Bronze Works NY
Circa 1907 cast #1
8 1/4" height by 14 1/2" length
(21 cm by 37 cm)
Roth was one of the foremost American animal sculptors of his time. He was known for his portraits of dogs and other domestic animals. This large bronze of a Bull by a fence could be a commissioned portrait of a prize winning Bull because it is a Short Horn Bull.
The Bull leans against the fence and stretches his neck out, while he swishes his tail. The bronze has a dark brown black patina and is signed and dated 1907, it is cast by Roman Bronze Works NY and marked underneath as cast number 1. A fine bronze by one of America's best Animalier sculptors.