Clovis Masson

Antique bronze sculpture mouse with sugar

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Europe € 30

Worldwide € 38

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H. 10 cm. x L. 9,5 cm. x W. 6 cm.
H. 3.9 inch x L. 3.7 inch. x W. 2.4 inch.
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Very good condition.
Literature:
“The dictionary of sculptors in bronze” by James Mackay. Antique collectors club.
“Les bronzes de XIXe siècle” by Pierre Kjellberg, Les editions des amateurs.
“Animals in bronze” by Christopher Payne. Antique collectors club.
“Dictionnaire des peintres,sculpteurs,dessinateurs et graveurs” by E. Benezit. Gründ.
“Dictionnaire illustré des sculpteurs animaliers & fondeurs de l’antiquité à nos jours “ by Jean Charles Hachet. Argus Valentines.  

Antique bronze sculpture of a mouse eating sugar. 
Signed by the French artist Clovis Masson. Ca. 1880.
Clovis Masson studied under Bayre, born in 1838, died in 1913.
The sculpture stands on a red Belgian marble base and has a lovely patina.
The two sugar cubes are in alabaster.