Max Klinger

The New Salome





Max Klinger (1857-1920)

"The New Salome" ("Die neue Salome")

bronze, on a black marble base


Height, excluding base: 24,2 cm (base height 7 cm)

signed in the bronze cast: "M. Klinger fec."

foundry mark: "AKT. GES. vorm GLADENBECK & Sohn"

numbered 12


The present statue is Klinger's copy in bronze, on a lesser scale, of his first polylitic marble statue now in the Museum of Fine Art, Leipzig.  There were four versions in bronze, of which this is one.


Jack Daulton

The Daulton Collection