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Emmanuel Fremiet Bronze Animal Sculpture of Cat Nursing Kittens

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Emmanuel Fremiet (Paris, 1824-1910) was an important 19th century. Sculptor known especially for animals and famous personages as Joan of Arc equestrian gilt bronze sculpture everyone can admire in the center of place des Pyramides (across the Louvre) in Paris. Napoleon III was a great admirer of Fremiet's work and ordered more than 50 pieces to him. The sculpture is a bronze with a golden brown patina representing a cat nursing her kittens on a blanket. Signed on base "E.Fremiet".

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    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 3.5 in. x W 8.5 in. x D 4 in.H 8.89 cm x W 21.59 cm x D 10.16 cm
  • Seller Location
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Reference Number
    LU1273215481772
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