Felix Sanzel (French, 1829-1883) Amour Captif Large Bronze Sculpture

$9,500.00
Quantity available: 1

This exceptionally sculpted and cast group sculpture with parcel gilt decoration depicts Eros blindfolding an herm of Athena, and is known as Amour Captif.  Signed Fx Sanzel and numbered J257.  29.75" tall.

Sanzel was awarded a medal when he exhibited a similar model in marble in 1868 at Paris Salon.  Soon after, the sculpture was placed in the Jardin des Plantes in Paris where it resides today.

Item Details

Reference #:
ha-2155
Quantity
1
Category
Fine Art
Department
Antiques (approx100yrs)
Year
19th Century
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
Good
Material
brozne