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77

After Pierre-Auguste Renoir & Richard Guino

Le feu ou Le petit forgeron accroupi ou Le berger

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 USD

After Pierre-Auguste Renoir & Richard Guino

After Pierre-Auguste Renoir & Richard Guino

Le feu ou Le petit forgeron accroupi ou Le berger

Le feu ou Le petit forgeron accroupi ou Le berger

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 USD

Lot sold:

20,160

USD

Property from a Private Collection, Massachusetts

After Pierre-Auguste Renoir & Richard Guino

Le feu ou Le petit forgeron accroupi ou Le berger


Inscribed Renoir and stamped with the foundry mark C. Valsuani Cire Perdue

Bronze

Height (including base): 14 in. (35.5 cm)

Conceived in 1916 and cast in bronze by the Valsuani Foundry, Paris.

Chocolate brown patina. Surface dust and dirt in crevices. Some minor wear to the protruding elements of the sculpture. One half-inch scratch to the bronze on the figure's proper left lower back. Areas of black accretions on the figure's proper right side, most notably on the figure's arm and leg. This work is in good condition.


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Private Collection, California
Acquired from the above by the present owner