Saegusa Soutarou Snake sculpture.
Saegusa Soutaro ( 1912-2006 ) , his works were often displayed during prestigious Nitten exhibitions (日展, Nitten (Nihon bijutsu tenrankai)
Mid 20th century
Okimono animal sculpture in copper with a very beautiful green patina. Signature of the artist Saegusa Soutaru born in 1911 Japanese sculptor of great renown, exhibited in museums and having made monuments in major cities of Japan.
Approx 23 cm x 13cm height - 1970s