Paul Gasq (1860-1944) - a gilded bust or Diana - Marble - late 19th century

Description
Paul Gasq (1860-1944) - a gilded bust or Diana - Marble - late 19th century
France

A fire-gilt bronze bust of the goddess Diana on a marble base. On the back signed P. Gasq. This concerns the French artist Paul Gasq (1860-1944).

Paul Jean-Baptiste Gasq (1860-1944) was a French sculptor, born in Dijon. He began his studies at the Academy of Fine Arts in Dijon and in 1879 enrolled at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, where he in 1890 he won the Prix de Rome and studied there until 1894. He also won a Grand Prix at the Exposition Universelle (1900). From 1932, he was the curator of the Dijon Museum. In 1935, he was elected a member of the Académie des Beaux-Arts. He died in Paris (Ref. Wikipedia).

Dimensions:
Height: 28 cm
Width: 14 cm.
Depth: 14 cm.

- Condition: in good condition (see photos); the gilding is somewhat jaded on some spots.
Registered shipping or pick-up in Breda, the Netherlands.

Lot details
Object
a gilded bust or Diana
Material
Marble
Designer/ Artist
Paul Gasq (1860-1944)
Estimated Period
late 19th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
28×14×14 cm
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