Francois Pompon | French, 1855-1933

Polar Bear Head, c. 1930

Francois Pompon | French, 1855-1933

A contemporary bronze model of a life-size ‘Polar Bear Head’ cast from the original plaster model. This bronze was cast by the lost wax process at the Emile Godard Foundry in Paris. Before casting it was signed and inscribed in the wax ‘F.Pompon’, ‘E. Godard Fondeur’. It has a dark brown patina with lighter brown highlights.

Height: 14″ (36cm)
Length: 16″ (41cm)