Auguste Cain Vulture on the Head of the Sphinx French BronzeAuguste Cain Vulture on the Head of the Sphinx French BronzeAuguste Cain Vulture on the Head of the Sphinx French BronzeAuguste Cain Vulture on the Head of the Sphinx French BronzeAuguste Cain Vulture on the Head of the Sphinx French BronzeAuguste Cain Vulture on the Head of the Sphinx French BronzeAuguste Cain Vulture on the Head of the Sphinx French BronzeAuguste Cain Vulture on the Head of the Sphinx French BronzeAuguste Cain Vulture on the Head of the Sphinx French Bronze

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.


Symbolist sculptures
ITEM ID
RL-00499
STYLE
Academic, Figurative Art, Symbolism
AGE
Mid 19th Century
THEME
Animal, Birds
COLOR
Bronze
MEDIA
Bronze
ARTIST
Auguste Cain
ORIGIN
France • French
ITEM TYPE
Antique

Auguste Cain Vulture on the Head of the Sphinx French Bronze

$2,000


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