Beautiful pair of period bookcutters. Bronze subjects with an antique green/brown patina - on bases in solid Belgian marble (black). An iconic creation for these two lovely stylized fishes with the perfect chiseling quality for a bright patina. A remarkable refined and brilliant presence for these intensely attractive bookhouses. On the basis - ancient cast iron - period creation.
In perfect condition - some traces of old restoration on the base - no impact. 1885/1943 - French artist mainly known for his animal bronzes at the end of the xixth and the first half of the xxth. It is influenced at the same time by the multiple currents of xixeme, including naturalism, orientalism, then those of xxeme - with the sleek style of l. Among his best known achievements are bronzes representing the gull, panther, bull bull, elephant, fox and raptor, rabbit, Japanese fish serving as bookhouses etc.
We also know representations of a meharist, that of bust of character or statue. Reasonable rating very good with its quality bronzes, signed and usually edited in several events.Weight: 1 kg x 2. I answer the questions and can show more photos. It will be devoted a great care to the packaging are the cost is included in the shipping one. I offer rare, excellent quality and absolutely authentic objects.
I strongly advise you not to wait until the last moment to make your purchase - the sale finished, any request will be futile. All my items are ancient - I don't sell - never - copy. Garreau clasp-books statue sculpture ep. Art deco bronze fishes" has been on sale since Saturday 18 December 2021.
It is in the category "art, antiques\furnishings, decoration of the xxe\art deco\ decorative objects". The seller is "hiveric" and is located in/in urban town. This item can be delivered anywhere in the world.