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 !
The contrast between the two faces intensifies the creativity and depth of the sculpture. For instance, how the ear is serving as a "nose" and as a ear for the two faces. I like how the difference between a serious face and a insidious yet heathenish