Arabian Palace Guardian Bronze Sculpture by Francois Gaston Coudray
Our bronze after Francois Gaston Coudray is known as the Palace Guardian ( Arabe Garde du Palais ) and depicts a confident Arabian guard wielding a sword. Cast by Societe des Bronzes de Paris and shown in Bronzes: Sculptors and Founders 1800-1930, Vol. 4, by Harold Berman, page 949. The artist was active in the late 19th to early 20th century.
( Orientalist Orientalism Palastwächer )