+JOANNA D'ARC, Etienne Henri Dumaige (1830-1888), brąz, Francja, 2 poł. XIX w.

A sculpture depicting Joan of Arc, the French national heroine and saint of the Catholic Church. The woman in a poignant pose was shown in a modest outfit without shoes. The sculpture was made with the greatest attention to detail, which can be seen in particular on the face or hands of the figure.

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3 000 zł tax incl.

Cast bronze, hand carved, polished and patinated.

Academism, France, 2nd half XIX century. Syg. "H. Dumaige ”and“ Jeanne D'Arc ”.

Etienne Henri Dumaige (1830-1888) - born in Paris in 1830, studied sculpture under Féuchère and Dumont. He exhibited his sculptures at the Paris Salon in 1862-1877. He made a large number of works in the spirit of academism in marble, bronze and plaster, many works refer to mythology or historical figures. He died in St-Gilles-Croix-de-Vié in 1888.

Height 36 cm.

The sculpture is in very good condition, the base is slightly bent.

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