Mid Century Emperor Wall Sculpture - James Mont Influence, Signed, 49" H
Iconic Mid Century Harold Studios hanging wall sculpture - Signed. The enormous Emperor, almost life size, displays a raised and carved incredibly detailed figure covered with sparkly jewels. The red, green and blue faux jewels are strategically places in areas to highlight the face, the robe and the Buddha's jewelry. This piece is likely made in the 1950's to early 1960's and resembles the james Mont design movement as well as the highly sought after the Asian, Hollywood Regency designs that were all the rage in the period.
Two large metal chains hang down it's front and serve as decorative pieces. The wall hanging has a hanging wire on the backside. Signed in lower right quadrant - Harold Studios.
Made from a resin, fiberglass, plaster molded material and is quite heavy. Minor surface wear.