Mythological Nude Nymph with Young Satyr Antique Bronze Henri Allouard 1844-1929. This superb antique mythological bronze depicts a beautiful reclining nude lady nymph pushing away a young satyr by the ear who is trying to make an advance on her. The subject is extremely lifelike and beautifully sculptured. The bronze is in excellent condition and has a beautiful rich chocolate brown and medium brown patina. The medium brown patina is a lion skin that the nude is laying on. The satyr and the beautiful nude lady have a rich chocolate brown patina. It is signed on the front left below the lady's right leg H ALLOUARD. The bronze is titled LUTINERIE. She has a beautiful smiling face, serene but very strong. She wears a wreath of flowers in her hair and is very beautiful. She seems amused by the baby satyr but has a firm grip on his ear letting him know to back away. Henri Allouard is an important French sculptor born in 1849, died in 1929. This is a superb example of this sculptor's fine work. It measures 13 inches high 22 inches long and 11 inches deep. Weight 46.6 pounds. Guaranteed to please the new owner.
Mythological Nude Nymph with Young Satyr Antique Bronze Henri Allouard 1844-1929