Aimé-Jules DALOU

(1838-1902)

Angel and child (1878-1879)

Aimé-Jules DALOU

(1838-1902)

Angel and child (1878-1879)

CAPTION

Height : 30.7 cm - 1' 0¹/₈" in.
Depth : 13.5 cm - 0' 5¹/₄" in.
Width :13 cm - 0' 5¹/₈" in.

LITERATURE

See page item 288, page 359 from the book « Jules Dalou, le sculpteur de la République » by Amélie Simier, assisted by  Marine Kisiel – Petit Palais – Musée des Beaux-Arts de la Ville de Paris, 2013.
The child represented evokes the Princess Mary de Hesse, Queen Victoria's granddaughter.

 

DESCRIPTION

Bronze with richly brown green nuanced patina signed « Dalou ». Cast from Aurélien Adrien Hébrard. Bears the founder's mark lost-wax A.A. Hébrard. 
Circa 1905.