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19th Century 1 Metre Tall Bronze Sculpture of a Bare Chested Man, France 1890

$8,809.81

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A large, 3ft tall bronze figure of a miner standing bare chested on an integral naturalistic base holding a pickaxe and a miner's lamp. Inscribed 'Mineur par Levy Salon des Beaux Arts', signed 'CH LEVY' and with the inscription: 'Bronze Garanti Au Titre L.V Deposee'. Charles Octave Levy was a pupil of Armand Toussaint (1806-1862). He exhibited at the French Salon from 1873-1898 and won the third-class prize in 1889. Dimensions: H 101cm, W 24cm, D 54cm Artist: Charles Octave Levy, (1820-1899). Origin: French Date: circa 1890.

Details

  • Creator
    Charles Octave Levy (Maker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 39.77 in. (101 cm)Width: 9.45 in. (24 cm)Depth: 21.26 in. (54 cm)
  • Style
    Aesthetic Movement (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
    PolishedBronze
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1890
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Forest Row, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 6031961stDibs: LU2523324023702

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Forest Row, United Kingdom
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