07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Leon Roussel (French, 1868-1943), Large Bronze Figure of a Warrior, Defense du Sol

$3,555$3,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Leon Roussel (French, 1868-1943), Large Bronze Figure of a Warrior, Defense du Sol, the defiant standing warrior clad only in a hide lion cloth, holding a tall spear, and poised over a hammer on the round, naturalistic base, with mold incised signature, and titled plaque mounted to front edge, ht. 41, set atop of a round rouge marble plinth, ht. with plinth 43 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Chips surrounding marbnle base. Seperation to a seam at join of arm to shoulder.

Keywords

Leon Roussel