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A French Bronze Figure Of Georges Danton, The French Revolutionary Leader

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WGA971

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2017
  • £1,650.00
  • €1,939 Euro
  • $2,100 US Dollar

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Item Description

A beautifully detailed 19th century French bronze figure of the prisoner, Georges Danton, the French revolutionary leader (executed 1794), bearing the plaque with the inscription "tu montreras ma tete au elle en vaut bien la peine" which translates as "you will show my face it is well worth it". Signed "Bouret" Eutrope Bouret was a student of Louis Buhot. He exhibited at the Salon from 1875 to 1903. He worked in conventional materials: marble, plaster, terracotta and bronze. 570mm high, 190mm wide and 180mm deep. French. Circa 1885.

Item Info

Seller Location

Kent, Kent

Item Dimensions

H: 57cm W: 19cm D: 18cm

Period

Circa 1885

Item Location

United Kingdom

Seller Location

Kent, Kent

Item Location

United Kingdom

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+44 (0)7712 651231

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