MAN READING IN CHAIR antique bookends J. RUHL & J.B. HIRSCH
- Item #: 2120
- Manufacturer: JB Hirsch
A wonderful set of bookends by John Ruhl and the JB Hirsch Company. The face is made of 'ivorine' which was an early celluloid to mimic the earlier European ivory and bronze sculptures. The body is 'french bronze' and the base is black stone. This set is exceptional. Each bookend stands 5" tall, 5 3/8" long, 4" wide and weighs 3 lbs. 13 oz. The are in very good condition with minor finish loss. Authenticity is assured as they have the JBH hallmark for the JB Hirsch Company and are signed J. Ruhl for artist John Ruhl.