Jean Baptiste Clesinger. Two Roman bulls, bronze

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- Jean-Baptiste known as Auguste CLESINGER (1814-1883)

"Taureau vainqueur" (Victorious bull)

Bronze proof with brown patina, signed, entitled and company foundry stamp Maison Marnyhac, 1 rue de la Paix on the embankment

Bearing the inscription " 1ere étude taureau vainqueur " (First study of victorious bull)
On a marble plinth

Height : 16 cm (6.2 in) - Width : 15 cm (5.9 in) - Depth : 6,5 cm (2.5 in)
Height : 17,7 cm (6.9 in) - Width : 15,5 cm (6.1 in) - Depth : 7,2 cm (2.8 in)

Chips and small losses on marble

Bibliography :
"Les bronzes du XIXe siècle, dictionnaire des sculpteurs", Pierre Kjellberg, Les éditions de l'Amateur, 2005, similar model reproduced page 238



- Jean-Baptiste known as Auguste CLESINGER (1814-1883)

" Toro romano", 1869 (Roman bull)

Bronze proof with brown patina on a black marble plinth
Signed and dated
Bearing the stamp of the caster Marnyac rue de la paix à Paris and a stamp with an A surmounted by a crown

Height : 14,5 cm (5.7 in) - Width : 14,5 cm (5.7 in) - Depth : 6,5 cm (2.5 in)
Height with plinth : 15,5 cm (6.1 in) - Width : 15,5 cm (6.1 in) - Depth : 7 cm (2.7 in)

Chips on marble

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2014061454