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This is an attractive bronze statue by Auguste Moreau of a young girl holding a flower head that bshe has just picked. The bronze is 392mm tall and weighs 5.7kgs.

Auguste Louis Marthurin Moreau (1834-1917) was born in Dijon in 1834 and died in Malesherbes in 1917 being the youngest son of sculptor and painter Jean-Baptiste Moreau. He studied under his father and also with Aimé Millet, Augustin Drumont and Jean Thomas. Each of the three Moreau brothers Hippolyte Moreau, Marthurin Moreau and Auguste Moreau have become renowned for the quality and the beauty of their figurative work. Auguste Moreau himself is particularly known for his Art Noveau style figures with his subjects being primarily young maidens sensuously clad in a swirling diaphanous dress and usually decorated with flowers and birds or allegorical and genre scenes incorporating cupids and young children.

Due to the weight of this work, overseas customers please contact us regarding the shipping cost for this item.

Price: 790.00




 
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