Charles-Joseph Artus | French, 1897–1978
A fine quality, early twentieth century bronze model of a ‘Swan’ by Charles-Joseph Artus (French, 1897-1978). This bronze was produced using the lost wax casting method at the Claude Valsuani Foundry, Paris, circa 1940. Prior to casting it was signed and inscribed ‘C H Artus’, ‘C Valsuani Cire Perdue’ and has the artist’s monogram. It has a brown patina with black undertones.
Height: 5″ (13cm)
Length: 10″ (26cm)
Depth: 5″ (12cm)