CA1015 Large Bronze of Virgil by Carrier-Belleuse
Superb quality late 19th Century Neo-Grec large French patinated bronze of the seated Virgil, signed 'A. Carrier'. Albert Ernest Carrier-Belleuse (1824-1887) was one of the founding members of the Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts and tutor to Rodin. He was prolific sculptor with his works displayed in the Louvre and Tuilleries. Napoleon iii period circa 1870.
H33cm x W44cm x D21cm
H13" x W17 1/4" x D8 1/4"