Magnificent Large Antique Bronze Animalier Group signed Auguste Cain 1888

$12,000.00

Description

A spectacular and important bronze figured animalier group titled :
Lion et Lionne se Disputant un Sanglier by Auguste Nicholas Cain

Auguste-Nicolas Cain (1821 – 1894) has detailed the musculature, textures, and raw power of this scene. Cain’s life size version of this piece sits at the steps of the Jardin des Tuileries in the 1st Arrondissement of Paris..

Signed and dated 1888.

Height 42 cm x Width 63cm