fine late c19th french equestrian bronze of a mounted huntsman on a carved ovoid alabaster plinth base

Fine late C19th French equestrian bronze of a mounted huntsman on a carved ovoid alabaster plinth base.


Price

£1,250

Item Ref

ML 167

Description

Fine late C19th French equestrian bronze of a mounted huntsman on a carved ovoid alabaster plinth base. Detailed bronze of a traditionally-attired French huntsman carrying a horn , wearing a hunting dagger on his belt and mounted upon an elegant steed.
Excellent casting, patina and attention to detail to both the rider and his mount .
Portrayed in a relaxed yet attentive pose , twisted in the saddle in watchful mode.
The bronze statue stands freely upon the attractive carved alabaster plinth base with flower and ribbon decoration and fluted detail . The stand possibly associated but proves a highly successful combination .
Good consistent patina and dark colour .
The stone base with minor chips,scratches and wear commensurate with age and use.
H(overall) 17.5"
H( bronze) 13.5"
W 15"
D (base) 8"
France c.1890
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Internal Ref: ML 167


Dimensions

Height = 45 cm (18")
Width = 38 cm (15")
Depth = 20 cm (8")



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