After Marius Jean Antonin Mercie (French, 1845-1916)
David with the Head of Goliath,
with medium brown patina, top of base incised "A. MERCIE," side of base inscribed "875 F BARBEDIENNE. Fondeur Paris" and stamped "REDUCTION MECANIQUE A. COLLAS BRRVSTR," ht. 17 5/16 in.
Scattered spots of verdigris patination.