Seated Baboon, c. 1920
Georges Guyot | French, 1885 – 1973
An early twentieth century bronze model of a ‘Seated Baboon’ by Georges Lucien Guyot (French,1885-1973). This sculpture was cast in bronze by the lost wax process at the Meroni Radice Foundry, Paris. Before casting it was signed ‘Guyot’ and stamped in the wax with the foundry seal ‘Meroni Radice Cire Perdue Paris’. It has a rich reddy-brown patina with golden undertones.
Height: 13″ (34cm)
Length: 10″ (25cm)