Lot 495Original Artwork Roman Zenzinger German Foot Soldier a...

Auction Date: 1/03/2016 at 10:30 am



Original Artwork Roman Zenzinger German Foot Soldier a fine portrait in pencil showing a German foot soldier staring blankly into the distance. There is an uneasy impression of world weariness about the image showing the toll which the long years of war had on the ordinary men and women who were fighting day by day. Overall dimensions approx 38 x 28cm. Signed by Zenzinger to bottom left hand corner of the image, with the date of 1943. Note: Roman Zenzinger 1903-1990 was an Austrian artist and commercial designer best known for his intense portraits and sketches of soldiers during World War II. He was drafted in April 1941 into the German army as a war painter with his work regarding soldiers never shown to the public until 2011

Guide Price: £150.00 - £200.00

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