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" winged fame rewarding the world. Lightness, sensuality, fine lines and shapes. Very nice golden bronze patina. Referenced work and very nice rating.Very decorative on a living room console or on a desk. A bursary of the city of Toulouse, he entered the school of betting art in the workshops of the sculptors alexandre falguière and antonin Mercié. After having had many official orders, for which he won awards, he became director of biscuit works at the lip factory from 1919 to 1927.
On 8 June 1922, in Paris, he married the French Countess of Simard de Pitray, granddaughter of the Countess of Segur and widow of antonin Mercié, sculptor. Renowned is originally a Greek allegorical divinity personifying the character of public or social recognition. It is also known as phema or fama.
Renowned is a winged divinity, daughter of Gaia with many eyes and mouths, allowing him to learn about the secrets of mortals and to disclose them. These characteristics made him a fearful and respected divinity. It is the messenger of zeus or the subside of hermes, this last trait was mainly used by the Romans who spread and completed its character. With the Romans, the divinity lost its monstrous appearance for that of a beautiful winged woman often represented with. A laurel crown or a trunk.This large neoclassical sculpture is of art nouveau era; the goddess is beautifully represented there. The shapes are fine, slender, and elegant. The hairstyle is sophisticated and perfectly enhances the pretty head port and dignified face! This mythological allegory of fame, success and power is presented as a young woman.
Voluptuous, with soft, graceful and light gestures. A foot on the world, it presents, very high in its right hand, the. Of laurel, symbol of honor and success, which she will put on the head of glorious characters, and powerful of this world which travels to shoot wings. It is in motion, the wings unfolded, it has so much to do because the world is so meritorious..it is a piece of great elegance and poetry. Probably will be the pleasure of another collector or art enthusiast for an original, neat and cultural interior decoration. Kg, h : 42cm, teacher : 18cm, width : 23cm, base 10cm x 10cm. Thank you for also looking at the other objects that I currently propose. If you are interested in this subject, I invite you to make an offer or contact us.
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Payment only by bank transfer (via my iban) or cheque. Or via the debay courier. Regulation only by bank transfer (with my iban). The item "b 1910 beautiful bronze sculpture gilded p.Ducuing the renown 42c3.3kg Barbedienne" has been on sale since Monday 15 November 2021. It is in the category "art, antiques\art of xxe, contemporary\sculptures, statues". The seller is "bozzarts" and is located at/in bordeaux. This item can be delivered anywhere in the world.