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“La Saone and Le Rhone” River Allegories

Circa 1930s

by Nicolas and Guillaume Coustou

Price: $355 / pair

“La Saone and Le Rhone” River Allegories by Nicolas and Guillaume Coustou.  Made in France, circa 1930s.  French bronze (dark patinated whitemetal) on marble base.  Measures 5-3/4” high x 6” wide x 4” deep.  Weighs approx. 8 lbs. the pair.   Slight age related wear but very good general condition.

 

The original sculptures of these male and female figures, each reclining with a lion, were completed in 1720 and sit at the base of an equestrian statue of King Louis XIV in Place Bellecour, Lyon, France, near the confluence of the two rivers.

# 3040

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