FLAMAND Georges, 1895-1925 (France) sculptor: "TIREZ DONC LES GARS", bronze medal patina, representing a shouting Zouave, his arms thrown backwards, holding his kepi in one hand.
Monogrammed "GF", titled and signature of the Founder Francès on the base.
After the heroic word: "Shoot me, boys!" from the First World War - 11 November 1914 - Zouave prisoner - Militaria - Patriotic - Sacrifice - Dry-Grachten Bridge - Yser - Noordschoote - drawing by Georges Scott - Pacifism
Height 19 cm - Base 6 × 6 cm - Weight 1,044 kg.
Very good condition: no patina wear, micro-scratches at the base.
Restoration of a clamping nut under the base.
- "So shoot the guys", Sculpture
- Patinated bronze
- Designer/ Artist
- Georges FLAMAND (1895-1925)
- Manufacturer/ Brand
- Francès Fondeur
- Model/ Name
- "Tirez donc les gars"
- Estimated Period
- Early 20th century
- Country of Origin
- Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
- 19×6×6 cm
- 1.044 kg