Jean Pradier, Susse Freres mid century Bronze of Sappho the poet of Lesbos (1 of 2)
Jean Pradier, Susse Freres mid century Bronze of Sappho the poet of Lesbos (2 of 2)
Neville Platt Antiques
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Jean Pradier, Susse Freres mid century Bronze of Sappho the poet of Lesbos

REF: LA329588
£675
€758
$919
Description
A dark patinated bronze of the Greek Maiden Sappho seated on a low hoofed stool above a brass inlaid mahogany plinth. Jean Jaques Pradier 1792-1852 was a distinguished artist and sculptor. He became Professor at the Ecole Des Beaux Arts in Paris and won several prestigious prizes and honours. He had many public commissions, his best known the decorative sculpture on the Arc de Triomphe, The Madeleine and Napoleon's Tomb in Les Invalides. Many of his works in marble were also cast in bronze, including Sappho , 1852. Fine hairline crack to neck otherwise in excellent condition.

measurements

Height:
41 cm
Width:
33 cm

declaration

Neville Platt Antiques has clarified that the Jean Pradier, Susse Freres mid century Bronze of Sappho the poet of Lesbos (LA329588) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1860

condition

Hairline crack to neck otherwise in excellent condition

additional info

Material:
Bronze
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
1860

delivery

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location

This Jean Pradier, Susse Freres mid century Bronze of Sappho the poet of Lesbos is located in NR BAKEWELL, UK

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