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French Bronze Sculpture by Philippe Poitevin Soldier on Horse Statue - Hand Crafted 1800s Bronze and Copper Art Sculpture - Condition: Rare antique, good condition - See Photos - Note horse reins, strap loose, otherwise good condition ... Measures 11" L x 4" W x 12 1/2" H ... On-average for the last 65 years, vintage collectibles and many estate sale items appreciate in value at a rate of 5-10% per annual ... FREE SHIPPING 

 

The sculptor Philippe Poitevin was born in Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume, France, in 1831. He studied sculpture at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, and he exhibited his work at the Paris Salon from 1855 until his death in 1907. Poitevin was known for his realistic and detailed sculptures of people, animals, and mythological figures. He also created a number of decorative sculptures for public buildings and monuments.

 

Some of Poitevin's most famous sculptures include:

 

  • "The Young Girl" (1855)
  • "The Horseman" (1856)
  • "The Lion" (1857)
  • "The Nymph" (1858)
  • "The Muse" (1859)
  • "The Bacchante" (1860)
  • "The Faun" (1861)
  • "The Centaur" (1862)

 

Poitevin's work was highly influential on other sculptors of his time, and his sculptures are still admired today for their beauty and craftsmanship.

 

French Sculpture by Philippe Poitevin Soldier on Horse Statue

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