Eduard Drouot (France 1859-1945) - Woman carrying a picnic basket - Bronze (gilt) - Late 19th century

Description
Eduard Drouot (France 1859-1945) - Woman carrying a picnic basket - Bronze (gilt) - Late 19th century
France

A beautiful signed, gilted bronze figurine, on marble base, of a young woman carrying a picnic basket, wearing a bonnet, blouse and skirt, bare feet on rocks.

Measures approximately 15 3/4" in height, including base. Weighs approximately 11 lbs.

In excellent condition with slight chip to rear of marble base, as seen in photo.

Edouard Drouot was born in Sommevoire-France in 1859 and studied in Paris under Thomas and Mathurin Moreau.

He won a medal at "the Salon of 1892" and received an honourable mention on the Exposition Universelle of 1900.

Lot details
Object
Woman carrying a picnic basket
Material
Bronze (gilt)
Designer/ Artist
Eduard Drouot (France 1859-1945)
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Weight
5 kg
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