Mid 20th Century
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Charles Umlauf (American, 1911-1994).
Sold as a set of 2.
Employed from 1934 through 1941 by the WPA Federal Art Project, Umlauf's sculptures are heavily influenced by the Art Deco movement.
This dramatic pair features a woman reading to children, and a woman releasing a dove with the children standing at her side.
Set into wooden mounts for wall display.
Private Collection, Chicago
Scattered areas of flaking to surfaces.
Small crack to the lower right back end of the reader plaque with a small chip above the crack.
Small crack to the back at the lower left of the boy standing.
Small areas of finish wear to wood.