Signed with a Monogram, early 20th Century
10" x 14" x 17" tall
Frame: 27" x 40" (Frame is early, but not original)
Known as a sculptor of classical and allegorical figures, Germain was a student of Dumont and Gumery. He worked with his brother Gustave in producing classical and historical statues and groups. Germain exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1866 to 1879 and later at the Salon des Artistes Français where he became an Associate in 1889...
Main Sign 25.5" x 32"
Bracket: 19" x 45.5"
From A. Gilbert Smith:
It is very reminiscent of a two sided sign executed by Parrish for a friend titled: The Tea Tray...
Jument à L’Écurie Jouant Avec un Chien (Mare in a Stable Playing With a Dog, or The Good Companions)
Bronze, sand-cast, signed.
Dark brown patina
**Please note: This is guaranteed to be an original casting from the artist's atelier, not a later re-strike.
First Exhibited at the Paris Salon of 1859
Mêne was “born in Paris . . . the son of a metal-turner...
This item has been sold. It remains on our website for people doing internet research.
"Printemps", a Bronze of a Young Woman Gathering Irises
Markings: Signed, "Hipte Moreau"; Foundry Seal "H.Hirschwald, Berlin"; "EW/3998"; Faintly inscribed, "Societe des Bronzes de Paris".
Height 25" (very good mid brown patina with minor scratches and wear consistent with age)
Born in Djion, France 1832, the second son of Jean-Baptiste Moreau, Hippolyte Moreau went to work in Paris under the direction of Francois Jouff...
Dimensions: 16” x 18”
Figure of Standing Woman in breccia and carrara marbles, signed.
Minor loss to fingertips.
Height of figure: 28”
Height of stand: 5.5”
Guglielmo Pugi is best known for carving the bust of King Umberto I for the Piazza Umberto I in Fiesole, a small town in Italy renowned for its view of Florence and also Pugi’s hometown...
Young Woman in Grecian Dress
A gilt and patinated bronze statue, signed on the base and inscribed “Médaille d’Or à l’Exposition des Beaux Arts 1865” and “Acheté par l’État”.
Born in France, Auguste Marie Barreau, was a sculptor active during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries...
Gilt Bronze, signed
Pilet was known for his beautifully detailed sculptures in bronze of allegorical, historical and classical figures, as well as busts of his contemporaries. He studied with A. Toussaint in Paris and exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1861-1914 where he garnered numerous awards...
Bronze sculpture, signed.
Lecourtier was born at Grimilly in 1855 and studied under Fremiet and Coutan. He exhibited at the Paris Salons and was awarded medals in 1879, 1880, 1900 and 1902. He also won a bronze medal at the Exposition Universalle in 1900.
Lecourtier specialized in animal bronzes and is represented in the Provins Museum and the Tourcoing Museum...
Bronze with mid brown patina - Signed «Cristesco» Stamped «Susse Fes Edts Paris»
Height: 14 1/2 in. x 13.75 in.
Pheasant with Chicks
Bronze, with mid brown patina, 6 ½” x 3 ¾” x 3 ¾”H
Well known for his animalier sculptures, his bronzes were always immaculately chased and patinated, and were especially popular in England and Scotland.. By the end of the 19th century, his sculptures had become popular in the United States as well...
(Honduran, b. 1920) Kudu
Bronze sculpture, signed: “M. Zamora A.” and inscribed: “Mex 69 V-XV”.
Zamora Alcantara was born in Honduras but spent most of his life in Mexico. He studied at the Tegucigalpa School of Arts and Crafts (now the National School of Fine Arts) under the tutelage of Alfredo Ruiz Barrera. In 1944 he emigrated to Mexico where he was in the San Carlos Academy until 1948...
(previously priced at $975)
Provenance: Lynchburg College, Lynchburg, VA
This item has been sold. It remains on our website for internet research purposes.
Ulysses S. Grant
Signed and dated: 1902. Provenance: The Ritz Carlton, Pentagon City, Virginia.
Born in England, Henry Hudson Kitson was one of America’s most noted public sculptors...