Handmade Bronze Boy Reading Book Book Sculpture Figurine Figure Statue Art

SKU: YRD-213
2 in stock

Condition: This sculpture is in perfect condition
Bronze Dimensions with Marble Base: Height 14" X Width 5"
Marble Dimensions:5" X 5"
Height without base:13"
Weight:11 LBS

Original or Reproduction: Reproduction

Capturing a moment of contemplation, the young girl gracefully sits with crossed legs on a mooring bollard at a seaport dock. The sculpture intricately depicts her engagement with a string tied to her left arm sleeve, evoking a sense of introspection and daydreaming. The artist's skill shines through in the exquisite details of her attire, showcasing a high level of craftsmanship. Crafted using the ancient lost-wax casting method, this handmade bronze sculpture is a testament to the artist Aimé-Jules Dalou's mastery. The sculpture is adorned with a brown patina finish, enhancing its aesthetic appeal while preserving its timeless beauty. Resting on a black marble base and bearing Dalou's signature, this piece combines artistry and realism in a harmonious blend. Aimé-Jules Dalou, born on December 31, 1838, in Paris, remains a celebrated French sculptor of the nineteenth century. Renowned for his keen perception, impeccable execution, and unpretentious realism, Dalou's work continues to be admired. This sculpture not only captures a moment frozen in time but also pays homage to the artistic legacy of a master sculptor.