Marguerite

Gautherin, Jean

Jean Gautherin (1840-1890)

Gauthein studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris under Gumery and Dumont and exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1865. He won medals in 1868,1870 and 1873 and was made a Chevalier of the Legion of Honour in 1878. He specialised in portrait busts, allegorical figures and sculpted several monuments in Paris.

Museums and Galleries:

Bordeaux - Awakening

Paris (Museum de Petis Palais) - Paradise Lost

Reference: Benezit - Dictionary of Artists

Marguerite by Jean Gautherin (1840-1890)

 Rare bronze sculpture of Marguerite seated.

 Marguerite  c. 1886    Signed: Gautherin    Height: 55 cm   Foundry: Colin et Companie, Paris

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