FREE PICK-UP IN THE CHICAGOLAND AREA. Up for your consideration is a very fine original bronze sculpture, in the Art Nouveau style, by Adrien Etienne Gaudez, c. Gaudez was an important French sculptor, and this beautiful piece depicts a young girl listening to the opening of a large seashell.It is aptly titled Echoes. The base depicts a sea shore with assorted shells. The sculpture measures 18.5" tall, and is about 7.5" wide. It is finely cast of solid bronze and weighs about 20 lbs. It is original and from the period. The sculpture is marked "Gaudez, " and bears a bronze plaque with the title. It also is marked on the lower base " souvenir de ses collegues" which is translated remember his colleagues. The piece is in excellent condition, free of dents, dings, losses or damage. It has a rich and even patina, showing age-appropriate wear. Adrien Étienne Gaudez (2 February 1845 § 23 January 1902) was a French sculptor who worked in the 19th century. He produced several monumental figures that were cast in bronze. Gaudez studied sculpture under the tutelage of Francois Jouffroy. At the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. And in 1870 was a prisoner of war. Gaudez was born in Lyon.
France, on 2 February 1845. He was a pupil of Francois Jouffroy.He made his debut at the Paris Salon. Gaudez worked almost exclusively in bronze. And he produced a wide array of sculptures, ranging from genre subjects. To military and patriotic themes. His earlier work was mostly of a classical. But in the latter part of his career he produced some sculpture that can be categorized as art nouveau. This quote is for the Continental U. Only, and the item will be sent via UPS. International Buyers § Please Note.
FREE scheduling, supersized images and templates. Make your listings stand out with FREE Vendio custom templates!Over 100,000,000 served. Get FREE counters from Vendio today! The item "Fine Original 18.5 French Art Nouveau Bronze Sculpture ADRIEN GAUDEZ c.
1890" is in sale since Tuesday, January 16, 2018. This item is in the category "Art\Art Sculptures". The seller is "thesapphiregallery" and is located in Chicago, Illinois.This item can be shipped worldwide.