Arthur Waagen (1869 - 1910) - an impressive statue titled "Detresse" - 78 cm - Wood, Zamac - about 1900

Description
Arthur Waagen (1869 - 1910) - an impressive statue titled "Detresse" - 78 cm - Wood, Zamac - about 1900
France

Imposing, bronze-patinated spelter sculpture by the French artist Arthur Waagen.
Waagen was born in France and spent almost all his life in Paris. He exhibited in the Salon in Paris from 1861-1877.
This beautiful large sculpture is signed on the back. On the front the sculpture carries its title "Detresse". The artist truthfully expressed this sailor’s need. You can nearly see the panic in the eyes of the man. The sculpture has a beautiful, warm patina. Weight around 6 kg.
The photos give a good impression of this beautiful sculpture.
The lot will be sent in a custom made wooden crate in accordance with ISPM no.15519741/742.

Lot details
Object
an impressive statue titled "Detresse" - 78 cm
Material
Wood, Zamac
Designer/ Artist
Arthur Waagen (1869 - 1910)
Estimated Period
about 1900
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
78×25×24 cm
Weight
6 kg
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