Large Soapstone Sculpture Carving of Mother and Child - Signed RP -  Circa 1960
                                                                              $1,895.00 USD
Sweet, high quality, beautifully carved, soapstone sculpture of a mother and child.
Measures 14" tall and weighs 57 pounds.
This sculpture is signed on the base, R P, in block letters.  
The soapstone graining is exquisite, being finely and professionally carved with the smoothest lines and wonderful detail.
The Estate was told that this piece was exhibited in a Newport, Rhode Island gallery with the artist having affiliations in Arizona.  Someone out there may be happy to share the name and more information on this talented artist.
A beautiful piece, which is in fine condition, having no chips, cracks or repairs. It does have a few minor scratches mainly in the arm as the photos show.