Büste by Karl F. Schmidt
A fantastic hand chased copper bust with a brass ribbon and swirls of brass “hair”.
This beautiful sculpture was made by Karl F. Schmidt, who apprenticed with Franz Hagenauer and worked his way up to factory head/executive director at Werkstätten Hagenauer before leaving to found his own studio.
Stamped on the underside “Atelier Schmidt Wein” and “Made in Austria”.
711 North La Cienega Blvd,
Los Angeles, CA 90069 USA