Grand Fourmilier, 1909
Rembrandt Bugatti, (Italian, 1884-1916)
A fine quality, early twentieth century model of a Giant Anteater entitled the ‘Grand Fourmilier’ by Rembrandt Bugatti (Italian, 1884-1916). This bronze was produced using the lost wax process at the Hébrard Foundry, Paris. Prior to casting it was signed and inscribed in the wax ‘R Bugatti’, ‘A. A. Hébrard cire perdue’. It has a brown patina with green undertones.
Height: 14″ (37cm)
Length: 18″ (46cm)