Vincenzo Gemito (Italian, 1852-1929)
Bronze Figure of a Young Water Carrier, Acquiaolo, the nude boy carrying a water jug on one hip, and offering a vessel in outstretched hand, on rectangular fountain-form base with grotesque mask "font" before a rectangular basin, chocolate brown patina, ht. 22 in.
Minor handling wear to patina. small spot of green corrosion to center of chest.