‘THE ARAB FALCONER’ BY PIERRE-JULES MENE
The finely cast and planished bronze, depicting a falconer walking on a naturalistic ground, with a hare at his feet, the falcon on a hand held mount, is decorated with gilt highlights, signed by the maker and dated 1873.
(1810 – 1879)
H: 26 in / 66.5 cm
French, dated 1873
Benezit, Editions Grund 1976, Volume 7
Harold Berman ‘Bronzes and Founders 1800-1930’ (5 Volumes) published Abage 1977
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