This listing is for an unusual original 19th Century bronze sculpture with a portrait of Claude le Lorrain in relief on an artist's palette by French bronze artist Jacques Louis Gautier (1831-1870). The bronze is identified as being Claude le Lorrain with his name below the bust with artist's signature Jacques Gautier to the right of bust and the foundry inscription stamp below the painter's engraved name. To the left of the sculpture on the artist's palette are representative paint colors.
Dimensions: Measures 11 1/4" high and 10" wide with bust standing 1" in relief. Weighs 3 pounds.
Condition: The bronze is in excellent Estate condition with no noted flaws reflecting minimal signs of normal handling.