Vulture on the head of the Sphinx. Broken wing Vulture and ruined sphinx sculpture rising from the sands reflect the fate of all glory, to fade and pass. Cain (1821-1894 France) a master of animal sculpture with large exhibition records and accomplishments. The size is 6.5" tall and 2.9" by 3.25" overall base. A fine cabinet sculpture or desk sculpture. Allegorical symbolist bronze of Egyptian art.
Susse Freres foundry signed A Cain
The condition is very good.
Auguste Cain Vulture on the Head of the Sphinx French Bronze