French Bronze Statue of Two Girls Playing by Ernest Rancoulet

French Bronze Statue of Two Girls Playing by Ernest Rancoulet

French Bronze Statue of Two Girls Playing by Ernest Rancoulet

Date & Origin c. 1890, France
Dimensions
H
56 cm (22 inc)
W
38.50 cm (15 inc)
D
23 cm (9 inc)
Description
‘At Trouville’ by Ernest Rancoulet

The finely cast and planished bronze young female figures, dressed in bathing costumes play ‘saute-mouton’, with a straw hat in the sand. Signed to the base, and marked ‘ A Trouville’.
Exhibitions
Rancoulet attended the Fine Art College of Bordeaux, and later became a pupil of Eugene Lesquesne, a Gold Medal winner at the 1855 Paris Exposition, and exhibited in the Paris Salon from 1870 onwards. The Eugene Boudin Museum at Honfleur, adjacent to Trouville, has another model of this subject.

References; Bénézit, Librairie Grund 1976 Vol
Medium
Bronze
Signed / Inscribed
By the maker to the base
Condition
Excellent
Stock Code 8689
P.O.A
Dimensions
H
56 cm (22 inc)
W
38.50 cm (15 inc)
D
23 cm (9 inc)
Description
‘At Trouville’ by Ernest Rancoulet

The finely cast and planished bronze young female figures, dressed in bathing costumes play ‘saute-mouton’, with a straw hat in the sand. Signed to the base, and marked ‘ A Trouville’.
Stock Code 8689

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