Bronze sculpture depicting Ernest Meissonier’s portrait. Lost wax casting, on a veined black marble. The painter is depicted with the head turned and the flowing beard on his waistcoat.
The sculpture bears the initials “D. G.” The sculpture was probably made after World War II.
Total height (including the marble base): 20 cm
The sculpture without the base is 14.5 cm
and 14 cm wide.
Object of remarkable collecting interest and valuable workmanship.
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- portrait of Ernest Meissonier, Sculpture
- Designer/ Artist
- Dal modello di Vincenzo Gemito
- Estimated Period
- Second half 20th century
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes