Polo Player, c. 1936
Georges Malissard | French, 1877-1942
A fine quality, rare, early twentieth century bronze model of Polo Player, ‘Nearside Backhand’, by Georges Malissard (French,1877-1942). This sculpture was cast by the lost wax process at the Attilio Valsuani Foundry, Paris. Before casting it was signed and stamped in the wax: ‘G. Malissard, ‘A. Valsuani Cire Perdue’, ‘Bronze’. It has a medium brown patina.
Height: 19″ (48cm)
Length: 20″ (51cm)