Bronze, patinated, stone
45.5 × 22.2 × 11 cm; 18 × 8¾ × 4¼ in.
Vuchetic was a prominent artist working in the style of Socialist Realism. He was awarded the Lenin Prize, the Stalin Prize on five occasions, the Order of Lenin twice, as well as the Order of the Patriotic War. He was recognised as a Hero of Socialist Labour and as a People's Artist of the USSR.