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Classical 19th Century Bronze Statue 'Thought' by Emile Picault

US$6,394.22

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This wonderful 19th century patinated bronze statue of this winged classical figure about to take flight. Entitled; 'Thought' Taking flight and carrying the light. Signed; E. Picault Émile Louis Picault was a prolific French Orientalist sculptor known for his bronzes depicting allegorical and mythological scenes. Picault often chose warriors and heroes as subjects, as seen in his La Défense Du Foyer (ca. 1890), which extols patriotic virtues in French. Born on August 24, 1833 in Paris, France he studied under the painter Henri Royer. The sculptor exhibited regularly at the Paris Salon between 1863 and 1914. Picault died in 1915 in Paris, France. Today, his works are held in the collections of the Troyes Museum in Paris and the Musée des beaux-arts de Chambery.

Details

  • Creator
  • Dimensions
    Height: 37.01 in. (94 cm)Width: 17.72 in. (45 cm)Depth: 13.78 in. (35 cm)
  • Style
    Classical Greek (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
    PatinatedBronze
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1880
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Brighton, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: Batch 54 60009 BYNSY C/C 1stDibs: LU1227223626022

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