"Pair Of Brown Patina Bronzes - Children Musicians - Auguste Moreau - Barbedienne Casting - XIXth Century"
Charming pair of antique bronzes with original brown patina, the casting is Barbedienne and presents a chasing of great finesse, each bronze rests on a base in griotte marble from Italy.
Bronze Figure Melody by Albert Ernest Carrier Belleuse
BRONZE FIGURE REPRESENTING MELODY
AFTER A MODEL BY ALBERT-ERNEST CARRIER-BELLEUSE (1824-1887), FRANCE, MID 19TH CENTURY
Signed 'A. CARRIER. BELLEUSE HORS. COMPETITION
The sculpture is presented on a green and white marble column of rectangular shape.
Suite of 3 netsukes called "katabori" (in the shape of human being or animals), representing three merchants of victuals, rice, fruits, one is lying down near his goods, the two others are standing.
Period: Menji - 1868-1912
Circa: 1870 - 1900
Gilt bronze group, 19th century
Gilded bronze group resting on a very nice griotte marble, representing Sarpedon, Lycian hero who took part in the Trojan war against the Achaeans, bending his bow with a quiver and arrows at his feet.
Period : 19th century
Circa : 1878
Biscuit and Gilt Bronze Group
Late 19th century.
In the taste of the XVIIIth century, with biscuit figures
on a wooden base upholstered in red silk velvet.
In perfect condition.
Signed on the terrace REGNAUTS