- Gorgeous French bronze casting of a hunting dog signed PM Mene on the base
– Casting is superb – check out the patina and how Mene has captured the proportions
– Mene was a famous French sculpturists renowned for his studies of animals, particularly dogs
Pierre Jules Mene French bronze artist
Pierre Jules Mene (1810-1877) was the most prolific French animal sculptor of his time and worked in Paris, France. He was famous for his naturalistic representations of all creatures from the animal kingdom, particularly with horses. He was also famous for casting dogs and he exhibited at the Salon in 1838.
- Gorgeous French bronze depicting a hunter and his dog – This piece is signed by Mene and this is a later recasting from the original – Stands on a black marble base – Offered in great shape and …
You are viewing a wonderful casting depicting a horse and jockey, and the overall sculpture stands in at an impressive nearly four feet. The piece is a recast from a Mene and this is signed on the bas…