Bronze ewe by P.J. Mène.

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Pierre Jules MENE (1810-1879).

Brebis allaitant son petit (Ewe Nursing her Infant).

Bronze statuette with darkened patina.
Signed on natural embankment.
Older casting.
Height: 15 cm (6 in.) - Length: 23,5 cm (9-1/4 in.).

Model exhibited at the Salon on 1845.

Bibliography: Poletti Richarme "Pierre Jules Mène, catalogue raisonné" Paris 2007. N' PA 6, page 140.

Era: 19th Century.

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