Germaine Richier La Regodias Germaine Richier (France knew Giacometti and Bourdelle and used a lot of animal symbols in her work. But this is one of her early portraits. The subject is a professional model called Renee Regodias. (The Guardian)
Zair Isaakovich Azgur was a Belarusian sculptor active during the Soviet period.( This awesome sculpture is so lifelike, the detail accentuates the hard life such a peasant endured in the Russia of this era !