Luxury Design, Past & Present
"Sea Eagle" bronze sculpture by Josef Pallenberg, dating around 1920.
This sculpture is in a very good condition and has a warm brown patination.
Signed: "Jos Pallenberg".
Pallenberg was born in Germany in 1882 and died in 1946.
He made the entrance of the Hagenbecks zoo in Hamburg.
When he worked for the Zoo in Berlin, he studied the wild animals and started with the wildlife sculptures.
Literature: J. Pallenberg, "Sein Leben, seine Kunst, seine Tiere" by H. Rudolf Mückler - Josef Pallenberg und seine tiere by Horst Sieloff.