Japanese Bronze Bustes of Well-known Japanese Man

Early 20th century the Japanese took over the Western habit
to portray well known man in bronze bustes made by
Japanese artist , with a western style art education.
It are individual portraits, finely modeled and with a lot
of personal expression, new in Japanes art.
One can find bustes of politicians ( Hamaguchi),
businessman and intellectuals ( Fukuzawa).
Height : 29,5 cm
Person not yet identified
Artist signature on top right
On lower part info on the man and his function
Not yet translated
Free counter and web stats